Nemesiidae  Simon, 1889 / Raveniola  Zonstein, 1987   12 species

Raveniola micropa  (Ausserer, 1871)


Male unknown.


Prosoma yellow-brown, eyes very small, ocular area slightly raised. Prosoma length: 5.0 mm. Legs: all femora with 1 small spine, all patellae and tarsi without spines, tarsi and metatarsi I-II with scopula, tibia I with 4 ventral spines, metatarsus I with 6 spines, tibia II with 5 spines, metatarsus II with 7 spines, tibiae and metatarsus III-IV with numerous spines. Opisthosoma yellow-brown, dorsum with darker blotches.

Body length female: 13 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Turkey

Bayram A, Kunt K B, Danişman T (2017) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2017 [last updated 11 January 2017], 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

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

Zonstein S, Kunt K B, Yağmur E A (2018a) A revision of the spider genus Raveniola (Araneae, Nemesiidae). I. Species from Western Asia. European Journal of Taxonomy 399: 1-93

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