Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Pseudomogrus  Simon, 1937   15 species

Pseudomogrus gavdos  (Logunov & Marusik, 2003)


Clypeus lacking a dense covering of brown hairs. Palp: embolus longer, compound terminal aophysis wider and distinctly bent.

Prosoma length: 2.0 mm, prosoma width: 1.8 mm.


Clypeus lacking a dense covering of brown hairs. Epigyne: transverse-ovoid receptacles, inseminating ducts longer and wider.

Prosoma length: 2.1 mm, prosoma width: 1.9 mm.

  No data
Distribution comment: No evidence for a record from Spain (mainland), therefore removed
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Canary Is., Algeria, Italy (Sardinia), Greece (Crete)
Distribution List
Algeria   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Greece / Crete   (no references) ||| Italy / Sardinia   (no references) |||

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 pdf

Bosmans R. (unpubl.) Provisional list of spiders of North Africa. Database excerpt Aug. 2019

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

Logunov D V (2015) Taxonomic-faunistic notes on the jumping spiders of the Mediterranean (Aranei: Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 24: 33-85 pdf

Logunov D V, Marusik YM (2003) A revision of the genus Yllenus Simon, 1868 (Arachnida, Araneae, Salticidae). KMK Scientific Press Moscow, 168 pp pdf

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

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