Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Attulus  Simon, 1889   9 species

Attulus avocator  (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1885)


Prosoma yellow brow to brown, with a white median and 2 lateral stripes. Eye field densely covered with white scales. Clypeus yellow. Chelicerae yellow. Legs yellow with brown annulations and spots. Opisthosoma: dorsum yellow-brown with a white / yellow stripe, venter light yellow. Spinnerets yellow, tinged with grey.


Prosoma braun, covered with white scales, eyed surrounded by black. Clypeus light yellow. Sternum yellow, tinged with grey. Chelicerae yellow. Opisthosoma: dorsum grey with yellow spots and patches, venter light yellow. Spinnerets yellow tinged with grey.

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Distribution comment: Not in Turkey (Logunov 2015: 80), Azerbaijan doubtful
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Kazakhstan, Iran, Central Asia, China, Korea, Japan

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

Otto S (2019) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 10.2019. Internet:

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

16-07-2015 Distribution update Old value