Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Neon  Simon, 1876   9 species

Neon convolutus  Denis, 1937


Embolus long and coiled. Tip of tibial apophysis slightly bent towards ventral side. Prosoma dirty yellow, blackish at the margin and posterior part, anterior part with large black spot. Sternum yellow, sprinkled with black. Legs yelowish white, femur I black (with pale stripe on dorsal and ventral side), metatarsi black except dorsal part. Opisthosoma brownish, dorsum with a double longitudinal row of pale spots and a white line on each side.

Body length male: 1.9 mm

Female unknown.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Spain, France, Algeria

Denis J (1937b) On a collection of spiders from Algeria. Proc Zool Soc Lond 1936: 1027-1060

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

Logunov D V (2004a) Notes on new and poorly known Palaearctic species of the genera Neon, Sitticus and Synageles (Araneae: Salticidae). Bull Br arachnol Soc 13: 33-40

Logunov D V (2015) Taxonomic-faunistic notes on the jumping spiders of the Mediterranean (Aranei: Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 24: 33-85 pdf

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

11-04-2016 Image insert
16-07-2015 Distribution update Old value