Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Marpissa  C. L. Koch, 1846   7 species

Marpissa balcanica  (Kratochvil, 1932)


Male unknown.


Prosoma length: 3.43 mm, prosoma width: 2.40 mm. Prosoma light yellow-brown, ocular area dark brown, eyes surrounded with black, entire prosoma covered with white scales, fovea present. Clypeus densely covered with long white hairs. Sternum yellow, tinged with grey. Maxillae, labium and chelicerae light yellow-brown. Legs and palps yellow, palps covered with white hairs. Opisthosoma yellow, dorsum with reticulate greyish pattern. Spinnerets yellow.

Body length female: 6.7 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Croatia

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

Logunov D V (2009b) On Roeweriella balcanica, a mysterious species of Marpissa from the Balkan Peninsula (Araneae, Salticidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 37: 9-11

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2