Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Neon  Simon, 1876   9 species

Neon robustus  Lohmander, 1945

Description

Male palp: embolic area provided with thorn, tapering toward base of embolus. Prosoma yellow-brown, with thin radial stripes in posterior part, eye region darker. Chelicerae yellowish. Legs yellowish, darkened on femora, tibiae and metatarsi I and II. Tarsus pale yellow. Opisthosoma dorsally yellow-brown with chevrons consisting of bright spots, ventrally dark brown with bright spots. Spinnerets pale yellow.

Body length male: 2.5-2.8 mm
Body length female: 2.5-3.2 mm
Additional information

On rocky slopes

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Western, Central, Northern Europe
Phenology
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Distribution List
Finland   (Koponen et al., 2016) ||| France   (no references) ||| Germany   (Schikora, 2015) ||| Ireland   (Snazell et al., 1999) ||| Lithuania   (no references) ||| Norway   (Aakra et al., 2016) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Sweden   (Lohmander, 1945; Kronestedt, 2001) ||| United Kingdom   (Snazell et al., 1999) |||
References

Aakra K, Morka G H, Antonson A, Farlund M, Wrånes R E, Frølandshagen R, Løvbrekke H, Furuseth P, Fjellberg A, Lemke M, Pfliegler W P, Andersen S, Olsen K M, Aadland B, Berggren K (2016) Spiders new to Norway (Arachnida, Araneae) with ecological, taxonomical and faunistic comments. Norwegian Journal of Entomology 63: 6-43 pdf

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Farlund M (2019) Norwegian Spiders - Norske edderkopper. Siste oppdatering for funn av nye arter 10. oktober, 2019. Online at http://crocea.wordpress.com/norsk-artsliste/ pdf

Koponen S, Fritzén N R, Pajunen T (2016) Checklist of spiders in Finland (Araneae). 6th version, December 2016, online at http://biolcoll.utu.fi/arach/checklist_of_spiders_in_Finland.htm pdf

Kronestedt T (2001) Checklist of Spiders (Araneae) in Sweden [Preliminary version February 2001] pdf

Lohmander H (1945) Arachnologische Fragmente 3. Die Salticiden-Gattung Neon Simon in Südschweden. Göteborgs Kungliga Vetenskaps och Vitterhets Samhälles Handlingar (6) 3B(9): 31-75 pdf

Prószyński J (1991) in Heimer S, Nentwig W: Spinnen Mitteleuropas. Parey Hamburg pdf

Schikora H-B (2015) Die Webspinnen des Nationalparks Harz. Schriftenreihe aus dem Nationalpark Harz 13: 1-371 pdf

Snazell R, Jonsson L J, Stewart J A (1999) Neon robustus Lohmander (Araneae: Salticidae), a fennoscandian spider found in Scottland an Ireland. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11: 251-254 pdf

Tullgren A (1946) Svensk spindelfauna. 3. Egentiliga spinddlar. Araneae Fam 5-7. Clubionidae, Zoridae och Gnaphosidae. Stockholm (Entomol Fören.): 141 pp. pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Wunderlich J (2008g) On the identification and taxonomy of the central European jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) of the tribus Euophrydini, with special reference to Talavera. Beiträge zur Araneologie 5: 720-735, 868 pdf

Updates
21-05-2020 Distribution update Detail
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15-03-2017 Datasheet update Detail
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