Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Heliophanus  C. L. Koch, 1833   38 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 2018): Greece (Crete)
Figures
References

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

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

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
16-10-2014 Datasheet update Old value
16-10-2014 Image insert