Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Heliophanus  C. L. Koch, 1833   38 species

Heliophanus rufithorax  Simon, 1868

Description
Male

Prosoma light brown, eyes surrounded with black. Opisthosoma light brown. Sternum light brown or yellow. Legs brown. Palp: femoral apophysis bifurcated, embolus short.

Body length male: 3.75 mm
Female

Colouration as in males. Sometimes opisthosoma with dorsal pair of lighter marks near posterior margin. Legs yellow. Epigyne oval, with one depression, sometimes plugged with waxy secretion.

Body length female: 4.5 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Southern Europe to Central Asia
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References

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 http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 10.9.2018)

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2017) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version May 2017). online at http://www.museoscienzebergamo.it/web/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=96&Itemid=94 pdf

Simon E (1937) Les arachnides de France 6 (5). Paris (Roret): 979-1298

Wesolowska W (1986) A revision of the genus Heliophanus C. L. Koch, 1833 (Aranei: Salticidae). Annls zool Warsz 40: 1-254

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog, version 19.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (15.07.2018) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
19-07-2016 Datasheet update Old value
16-10-2014 Image insert
15-04-2013 Distribution update Old value