Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Salticus  Latreille, 1804   18 species

Salticus tricinctus  (C. L. Koch, 1846)


Prosoma length: 2 mm.


Prosoma black, dull, 2 white longitidinal bands and in the anterior part a white transverse band. Prosoma length: 2.7 mm. Sternum black. Legs yellow-brown, femora irregularly spotted with black-brown, patellae to metatarsi with black-brown stripes, tarsi yellowish. Opisthosoma black-brown, suffused with green, with yellowish scales, dorsum with a white arcuate line and 2 white longitudinal lines.

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Distribution comment: Turkey, Greece sub S. marenzelleri
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Mediterranean to Central Asia, Afghanistan
 male  female
Distribution List
Armenia   (Otto, 2020) ||| Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2020) ||| Greece   (no references) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2020) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (no references) |||

Logunov D V (1992a) Salticidae of the Middle Asia (Aranei). I. New species from the genera Heliophanus, Salticus and Sitticus, with notes on new faunistic records of the family. Arthropoda Selecta 1(1): 51-67 pdf

Nosek A (1905) Araneiden, Opilionen und Chernetiden. In: Penther A, Zederbauer E (eds) Ergebnisse einer naturwissenschaftlichen Reise zum Erdschias-Dagh (Kleinasien). Annalen des Kaiserlich-Königlichen Naturhistorischen Hofmuseums in Wien 20: 114-154 pdf

Otto S (2020) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 03.2020. Internet:

Prószyński J (2003) Salticidae (Araneae) of the Levant. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 53: 1-180 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

29-01-2021 Distribution insert Detail
16-07-2015 Distribution update Detail