Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Aelurillus  Simon, 1884   34 species

Aelurillus cypriotus  Azarkina, 2006


Body colouration similar to A. v-insignitus, but differs in the absence of two longitudinal white stripes on prosoma. Structure of embolic division resembles A. m-nigrum, but differs in having a simpler apical part of the terminal apophysis, without the upper membrane.

Prosoma length: 1.9 mm, prosoma width: 1.5 mm.

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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Cyprus
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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 zool bulg Suppl 1: 63-72

Azarkina G N, Zoumides C, Hadjiconstantis M (2018b) First description of the female of Aelurillus cypriotus Azarkina 2006 (Araneae: Salticidae). Acta Arachnologica 67: 49-54 pdf

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

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