Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Yllenus  Simon, 1868   5 species

Yllenus horvathi  Chyzer, 1891

Prosoma brown to yellow-brown, with dark band in the middle and bright bands on the sides, eye region black, white scales posteriorly. Sternum brown, black on the side. Chelicerae dark, without teeth. Legs yellow, with dark spots and spines. Opisthosoma female: grey-yellow with small white scales. Male: dorsally grey-yellowish, silver chain-shaped spot in the middle, laterally dark brown, ventrally brighter, yellow-grey with 2 thin, dark longitudinal stripes. Body length male: 5.6 mm
Body length female: 5.5 mm
Additional information
on dunes and beach
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2022): Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine
Distribution List
Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2022) ||| Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| Hungary   (Samu & Szinetár, 1999) ||| Romania   (no references) ||| Ukraine   (Polchaninova & Prokopenko, 2019) |||

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Otto S (2022) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 02.2022. Internet:

Polchaninova N, Prokopenko E (2019) An updated checklist of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of Left-Bank Ukraine. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 57: 60-64 & App pdf

Samu F, Szinetár C (1999) Bibliographic check list of the Hungarian spider fauna. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11: 161-184 pdf

Szűts T, Szinetár C, Samu F, Szita É (2003) Check list of the Hungarian Salticidae with biogeographical notes. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 25: 45-61 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.07.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf