Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Talavera  Peckham & Peckham, 1909   12 species

Talavera esyunini  Logunov, 1992


Prosoma brown, with black lateral lines, dorsally with white scales. Sternum yellow-brown. Chelicerae yellow. Legs yellow, annulated dark brown. Male: femur, patella and tibia I anteriorly black. Femur brown. Opisthosoma dorsally and laterally grey-brown with white pattern, ventrally yellow-brown. Female: pattern slightly brighter. Spinnerets brown.

Body length male: 2.21 mm
Body length female: 2.71 mm
Additional information

in bushy tundra and pine heathland with lichens

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Sweden, Finland, Russia (Europe to South Siberia)
Distribution List
Finland   (Koponen et al., 2016) ||| Russia, Eastern   (no references) ||| Russia, Northern   (no references) ||| Sweden   (Logunov & Kronestedt, 2003) |||

Koponen S, Fritzén N R, Pajunen T (2016) Checklist of spiders in Finland (Araneae). 6th version, December 2016, online at pdf

Logunov D V, Kronestedt T (2003) A review of the genus Talavera Peckham and Peckham, 1909 (Araneae, Salticidae). Journal of Natural History 37: 1091-1154 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

17-07-2020 Distribution update Detail