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

Heliophanus mordax  (O. P.-Cambridge, 1872)

Description
Male

Prosoma length: 2.13 mm, prosoma width: 1.50 mm. Prosoma dark brown, ocular area black. Sternum maxillae and chelicerae brown. Legs brown, metatarsi and tarsi yellow. Opisthosoma black.

Body length male: 3.5-4 mm
Female

Prosoma length: 2.30 mm, prosoma width: 1.70 mm. Colouration as in males but lighter. Opisthosoma grey and legs yellow.

Body length female: 4.6-6.7 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Greece to Central Asia
Phenology
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References

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2018a) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2017 [last updated 2 September 2018], online at http://www.spidersofturkey.info

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

Logunov D V (2015) Taxonomic-faunistic notes on the jumping spiders of the Mediterranean (Aranei: Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 24(1): 33-85

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

Otto S (2017) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 08.2017. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Rakov S Y, Logunov D V (1997) A critical review of the genus Heliophanus C. L. Koch, 1833, of Middle Asia and the Caucasus (Aranei Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 5(3/4): 67-104

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
16-07-2015 Distribution update Old value
16-10-2014 Image insert