Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Salticus  Latreille, 1804   20 species

Salticus scenicus  (Clerck, 1757)

Description

Tibial apophysis ending pointed. Embolus with conical tip. Vulva with strikingly egg-like widened receptaculum seminis in posterior part. Prosoma black, shiny metallic, with 2 pairs of white spots. Opisthosoma black, shiny metallic, anterior margin white, dorsally 2 white stripes running toward the middle.

Body length male: 4.0-7.0 mm
Body length female: 5.5-7.5 mm
Additional information

On sunny walls and rocks, rarely on bark

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): North America, Europe, Russia (Europe to Far East), Caucasus, Kazakhstan
Phenology
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References

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Updates
22-06-2016 Image insert
21-10-2015 Distribution update Old value
01-12-2013 Distribution update Old value
15-04-2013 Distribution update Old value