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

Dysdera flavitarsis  Simon, 1882


Palp dark red-brown, tarsus as long as tibia. Bulb: the point longer than the lobe, very thick, bent at its base, with a strong, obtuse protuberance on this bend. Prosoma 3 mm long.


Prosoma dark red-brown, almost black, covered with punctures. Prosoma 3 mm long. Sternum bright red. Eyes: anteriors much larger than posteriors, PLE larger than PME, anteriors 0.7 diameter apart. Legs red-brown, all segments spineless, except metatarsus III and IV with 2 small spines.

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Global distribution (WSC 2018): Spain

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Simon E (1914) Les arachnides de France 6 (1). Paris (Roret): 1-308

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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