Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Heliophanillus  Prószyński, 1989   1 species

Heliophanillus fulgens  (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)

Description
Male

Prosoma and opisthosoma rusty brown with white hairs on black margin, clear orange-brown iridescent scales. Head plate and eye region wrinkled, glossy and black. Palp rusty brown, distally lighter.

Body length male: 2.25-2.9 mm
Female

Colouration as in males. A bit lighter, opisthosoma with white hairs on anterior margin.

Body length female: 3.3 mm
Additional information

on a garden wall (Chios, Greece)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Greece to Central Asia
Figures
Distribution List
Algeria   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Egypt   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| Greece   (no references) ||| Greece / Crete   (no references) ||| Libya   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Danışman et al., 2019) |||
References

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 pdf

Bosmans R. (unpubl.) Provisional list of spiders of North Africa. Database excerpt Aug. 2019

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2019) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2019 [last updated 1 June 2019], online at http://www.spidersofturkey.info pdf

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

Russell-Smith A, Allison R, Askins M, Blumsom W, Snazell R, Spilling C (2011) A provisional checklist and gazetteer of the spiders of Chios, Greece (Arachnida: Araneae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 15: 133-167 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
19-07-2016 Datasheet update Detail