Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Aelurillus  Simon, 1885   35 species

Aelurillus laniger  Logunov & Marusik, 2000


Prosoma brown, densely covered with white scales. Eye field black, covered with white and black scales. Clypeus yellow, covered with white and yellow scales and hairs. Sternum brown, covered with white hairs. Chelicerae yellow, tinged with brown. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma: dorsum grey, with small patches of white and black scales, anterior third covered with brown scutum, sides and venter yellow.


Prosoma brown, densely covered with white scales, sparsely with black scales. Eye field black, densely covered with white scales. Clypeus brown, tinged with grey and covered with white hairs. Above anterior median eyes a white transverse band. Chelicerae brown. Sternum yellow, covered with white hairs. Legs yellow-brown with numerous brown and black patches. Opisthosoma: dorsum grey-yellow, densely covered with grey and brown scales, with a black longitudinal undulate band. Sides and venter yellow.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): North Macedonia, Kazakhstan
 male  female
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

North Macedonia   (Komnenov, 2006) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2022; Ponomarev, 2022) ||| Ukraine   (Polchaninova & Prokopenko, 2019) |||

Komnenov M (2006) New data on jumping spiders in the Republic of Macedonia with a complete checklist (Araneae: Salticidae). In: Deltshev, C. & Stoev, P. (eds.) European Arachnology 2005. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica Supplement 1: 301-314 pdf

Logunov D V, Marusik Y M (2000) Miscellaneous notes on Palaearctic Salticidae (Arachnida: Aranei). Arthropoda Selecta 8: 263-292 pdf

Otto S (2022) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 02.2022. Internet:

Polchaninova N Y, Prokopenko E V (2013) Catalogue of the spiders (Arachnida, Aranei) of Left-Bank Ukraine. Arthropoda Selecta (Suppl.) 2: 1-268 pdf

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

Ponomarev A V (2022) Spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of the southeast of the Russian Plain: catalogue, the fauna specific features. SSC RAS Publishers, Rostov-on-Don, 640 pp. pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

30-09-2020 Distribution insert Detail
25-04-2015 Distribution update Detail