Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Aelurillus  Simon, 1885   34 species

Aelurillus balearus  Azarkina, 2006


Prosoma brown with pattern consisting of white scales, eye region dark brown. Clypeus brown, covered with brown-yellow hairs. Prosoma length: 2.5 mm. Chelicerae dark brown. Legs yellow-brownish, with brown spots and semi-rings. Opisthosoma yellow-grey, dorsum black with a pattern of brown, brownish and white hairs.


Prosoma brown, densely covered with white scales and dark spines. Clypeus dark brown, covered with white scales. Prosoma length: 3.0 mm. Sternum brown. Legs yellow, densely covered with white scales. Opisthosoma grey-yellow, dorsum with pattern of brown, brownish and white hairs.

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Global distribution (WSC 2023): Canary Is., Spain (Balearic Is.)
 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.

Spain / Balearic Islands   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Azarkina G N (2006) Four new species of the genus Aelurillus Simon, 1884 (Araneae: Salticidae). In C. Deltshev & P. Stoev (eds.), European Arachnology 2005. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica Supplement 1: 63-72 pdf

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (14.02.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf