Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Heliophanus  C. L. Koch, 1833   43 species

Heliophanus creticus  Giltay, 1932

Description
Male

Prosoma dark brown or black, with metallic sheen. Sternum black. Legs brown or black with yellow metatarsi and tarsi. Opisthosoma dark brown or black, covered with dark shiny hairs.

Body length male: 3.5-4.15 mm
Female

Colouration as in males, except legs yellow, opisthosoma in some specimens with 2 pairs of white markings.

Body length female: 4.9-5.4 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Greece (Crete)
Figures
Distribution List
Greece / Crete   (no references) |||
References

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

Wesołowska W (1986) A revision of the genus Heliophanus C. L. Koch, 1833 (Aranei: Salticidae). Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 40: 1-254 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
16-10-2014 Datasheet update Detail
16-10-2014 Image insert