Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Pseudicius  Simon, 1885   11 species

Pseudicius badius  (Simon, 1868)


Prosoma and opisthosoma as in P. encarpatus. Inner side of femur I apically with 1+5 spines. Tibial apophysis broad and blunt, not reaching the lateral tegular process.

Body length male: 4.5-4.8 mm

Prosoma dorsally as in male but with dense light grey hairs. Opisthosoma as in male, dorsally lighter.

Body length female: 5-6.9 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2019): Spain to Iran

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

19-07-2016 Datasheet update Old value
15-01-2015 Image insert
15-04-2013 Distribution update Old value