Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Euophrys  C. L. Koch, 1834   35 species

Euophrys gambosa  (Simon, 1868)

Description
Male

Prosoma dorsally shiny brown with black margin, dark brown head plate and black eye field. Retrolateral borders with dense white hairs, area below anterior lateral eyes reddish light grey. Opisthosoma dorsally black-brown with 4 light spots in anterior half and light median chevron pattern in posterior third, laterally with light wave-shaped design. Palp: light yellow with slight dark veil on femoral base.

Body length male: 2.4 mm
Female

Colouration as in males, a bit lighter.

Body length female: 2.7 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Mediterranean
Figures
Distribution List
Algeria   ( Bosmans, unpubl.; ) ||| Croatia   ( no references ) ||| France   ( no references ) ||| France / Corsica   ( no references ) ||| Greece   ( no references ) ||| Greece / Crete   ( Bosmans et al., 2013; ) ||| Italy   ( Pantini & Isaia, 2019; ) ||| Italy / Sardinia   ( Pantini & Isaia, 2019; ) ||| Italy / Sicily   ( Pantini & Isaia, 2019; ) ||| North Macedonia   ( no references ) ||| Portugal   ( no references ) ||| Spain   ( no references ) ||| Tunisia   ( Bosmans, unpubl.; ) |||
References

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Kronestedt T, Alderweireldt M, Bosselaers J, De Koninck H (2013) Spiders of Crete (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from the Greek island of Crete. Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische Arachnologische Vereniging 28 (Suppl. 1): 1-147 pdf

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

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 pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) Araneae.it: the online Catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other Arachnid Orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). http://araneae.it. Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 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

Updates
12-07-2016 Datasheet update Detail
15-10-2013 Distribution update Detail