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

Dysdera pavani  Caporiacco, 1941


Palp without bulb 2.8 mm long. Prosoma 2.4 mm long.

Body length male: 5.4 mm

Prosoma reddish, covered with punctures. Prosoma 2.4 mm long. Sternum without punctures. Eyes: anteriors 0.5 diameter apart, subcontiguous to PLE, posteriors subcontiguous. Legs: all segments spineless.

Body length female: 5.5 mm
Additional information

In caves. Altitude 880-950 m.

No illustrations provided by the author. Species inquirenda per Pantini & Isaia (2015).

  No data
Distribution comment: Omitted from the Italian checklist by Pantini & Isaia (2015)
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Italy
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Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

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