Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Pellenes  Simon, 1876   24 species

Pellenes lagrecai  Cantarella & Alicata, 2002


Overall colouration dark. Prosoma with a double row of white scales at margin, ocular area uniformly dark with some white and golden scales. Chelicerae almost black. Sternum dark with long, light hairs. Opisthosoma: dorsum with white median longitudinal band, followed by 3 smaller spots posteriorly.


Female unknown.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Italy

Cantarella T, Alicata P (2002) On the genus Pellenes Simon 1876 (Araneae, Salticidae): synonymies and description of a new Italian species. Boll Accad Gioenia Sci nat 35: 571-581

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2018) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version June 2018). online at pdf

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

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