Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Dysdera  Latreille, 1804   144 species

Dysdera lata  Reuss, 1834

Description
Male

Bulb 1.7 mm long. Prosoma 3.7-4.7 mm long. Prosoma dark red-brown, strongly wrinkled. Femur IV with dorsal spines. Tibia IV not only laterally and ventrally but also dorsally with distal spine.

Body length male: 7-8 mm
Female

Prosoma dark brown, covered with unequal and irregular punctures. Prosoma  4.8 mm long. Eyes: anteriors 0.5 diameter apart. Chelicerae with 3 teeth. Legs: femur IV with one or 2 dorsal small spines, posterior tibia and metatarsus with 7 or more spines.

Body length female: 10-12 mm
Additional information

In Castanea forest, Pinus forest, under bark or under stones, usually near littoral.

Frequency: Rarely found

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2017): Mediterranean to Georgia
Phenology
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 male  female
Males and females also in spring.
Figures
References

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Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2017) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: October 2017. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 12.10.2017)

Deeleman-Reinhold C L, Deeleman P R (1988) Revision des Dysderinae (Araneae, Dysderidae), les espèces mediterranéennes occidentales exceptées. Tijdschr Ent 131: 141-269

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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

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van Helsdingen P J (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

World Spider Catalog (2017) World Spider Catalog, version 18.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch, accessed on 5.10.2017