Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Dysdera  Latreille, 1804   160 species

Dysdera centroitalica  Gasparo, 1997


Prosoma 2.1 mm long.

Body length male: 5.3 mm

Prosoma brownish, 3.1 mm long. Chelicerae with 3 teeth. Legs: posterior tibia and metatarsus with spines, other segments spineless.

Body length female: 6.8 mm
Additional information

In bushes. Altitude up to 1300 m.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Italy
Adults of both sexes from spring to autumn.

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Le Peru B (2011) The spiders of Europe, a synthesis of data: Volume 1 Atypidae to Theridiidae. Mém Soc Linn Lyon 2: 1-522

Pantini P, Isaia M (2017) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version May 2017). online at

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog. Natural History Museum Bern, online at, version 19.0, accessed on 14.01.2018. doi: 10.24436/2

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