Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Pseudicius  Simon, 1885   10 species

Pseudicius kulczynskii  Nosek, 1905


Resembles P. encarpatus. Prosoma dorsally light orange-brown, lateral slopes darker, sides with black margin with white hairs. Eye region dark brown, medially with triangular spot of white scale like hairs. Opisthosoma dorsally brown, with two light median spots, laterally with 5 pairs of ventrally directed light diagonal bands.

Body length male: 3.8-4.3 mm

Resembles P. encarpatus. Prosoma dorsally shiny dark brown with black margin and white hairs. Opisthosoma dorsally brown, posteriorly darker with lateral light depressions.

Body length female: 5.4 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Greece, Turkey, Syria
Distribution List
Albania   ( Deltshev et al., 2011b; ) ||| Bulgaria   ( Blagoev et al., 2018; ) ||| Greece   ( no references ) ||| Turkey (Asia)   ( Danışman et al., 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)

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2019) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2019 [last updated 1 June 2019], online at

Deltshev C, Vrenozi B, Blagoev G, Lazarov S (2011b) Spiders of Albania – faunistic and zoogeographical review (Arachnida: Araneae). Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 63: 125-144

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

Metzner H (1999) Die Springspinnen (Araneae, Salticidae) Griechenlands. Andrias 14: 1-279 pdf

Prószyński J (2003) Salticidae (Araneae) of the Levant. Annls zool Warsz 53: 1-180

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

19-07-2016 Datasheet update Detail
15-01-2015 Image insert
10-12-2013 Distribution update Detail