Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Pseudicius  Simon, 1885   11 species

Pseudicius espereyi  Fage, 1921


Male unknown.


Prosoma dorsally light orange-brown with dark margin. Head plate brown, eye region black. Opisthosoma dorsally brown, with white-brown hairs, with median and lateral stripe pattern ending in a lateral equatorial band. Epigyne with two weakly sclerotized depressions and very small receptacula. Epigyneal plate posteriorly deeply and widely depressed.

Body length female: 4.3-5 mm
  No data
Distribution comment: North Macedonia: not yet confirmed (Komnenov 2006)
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Greece
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Greece   (Metzner, 1999; Bosmans & Chatzaki, 2005) ||| North Macedonia  Removed (Komnenov, 2006) |||

Bosmans R, Chatzaki M (2005) A catalogue of the spiders of Greece – a critical review of all spider species cited from Greece with their localities. Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische arachnologische Vereniging 20 (2, suppl.): 1-124 pdf

Fage L (1921) Travaux scientifiques de l'Armee d'Orient (1916-1918). Arachnides. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris 27: 227-232 pdf

Komnenov M (2006) New data on jumping spiders in the Republic of Macedonia with a complete checklist (Araneae: Salticidae). In: Deltshev, C. & Stoev, P. (eds.) European Arachnology 2005. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica Supplement 1: 301-314 pdf

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

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (14.02.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

07-01-2022 Distribution update Detail
19-07-2016 Datasheet update Detail
11-11-2015 Image insert