Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Sibianor  Logunov, 2001   4 species

Sibianor aurocinctus  (Ohlert, 1865)

Description

Male palp with very thin embolus. Tibial apophysis bent. Epigyne with striking median plate in white membranous window. Prosoma widest at posterior median eyes, with slight constriction, surface of prosoma smooth, almost black, shiny metallic. Legs I more robust than legs II-IV. Tibia I very thick. Tarsus thin. Opisthosoma brown-black, with dark spots and transverse lines in males.

Body length male: 2.8-4 mm
Body length female: 2.8-4 mm
Additional information

In litter, moss and low vegetation, mostly at dry and semi-dry locations

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: not in Norway (Løvbrekke pers. comm.); Portugal: included in Cardoso & Morano (2010), but not any more in Branco et al. (2019)
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Europe, Turkey, Caucasus, Russia (Europe to South Siberia), Kazakhstan, Iran, China, Korea, Japan
Phenology
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Distribution List
Austria   (no references) ||| Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2020) ||| Belarus   (Ivanov, 2013) ||| Belgium   (no references) ||| Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Czechia   (no references) ||| Denmark   (no references) ||| Estonia   (no references) ||| France   (no references) ||| France / Corsica   (no references) ||| Georgia   (Otto, 2020) ||| Germany   (no references) ||| Greece   (no references) ||| Hungary   (Samu & Szinetár, 1999) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Kosovo   (Geci & Naumova, 2021b) ||| Latvia   (Cera, 2018) ||| Liechtenstein   (no references) ||| Lithuania   (no references) ||| Luxembourg   (Kreuels et al., 2019) ||| Netherlands   (no references) ||| North Macedonia   (no references) ||| Poland   (no references) ||| Portugal  Removed (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Romania   (no references) ||| Russia, Central   (no references) ||| Russia, Eastern   (no references) ||| Russia, Kaliningrad Region   (no references) ||| Russia, Northern   (no references) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2020) ||| Russia, Western   (no references) ||| Serbia   (Grbić et al., 2011) ||| Slovakia   (no references) ||| Slovenia   (Kostanjšek & Kuntner, 2015) ||| Switzerland   (no references) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Coşar, 2015) ||| Ukraine   (Polchaninova & Prokopenko, 2019) ||| United Kingdom   (no references) |||
References

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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

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Cardoso P, Morano E (2010) The Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). Zootaxa 2495: 1-52 pdf

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Polchaninova N, Prokopenko E (2019) An updated checklist of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of Left-Bank Ukraine. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 57: 60-64 & App pdf

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