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

Dysdera granulata  Kulczyński, 1897


Prosoma 1.8 mm long.

Body length male: 5.8 mm

Prosoma red-brown, 1.8 mm long. Prosoma and sternum with strong grains. Eyes: posteriors subequal, anteriors larger than posteriors, anteriors 0.5 diameter apart. Legs: tibia III with 2 spines, tibia IV with one ventral spine, metatarsus III spineless, metatarsus IV with one spine.

Body length female: 6.7 mm
Additional information

In deciduous woods, in litter. Altitude 200-600 m.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Italy, Balkans, Albania
 male  female

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