Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Menemerus  Simon, 1868   13 species

Menemerus marginatus  (Kroneberg, 1875)


Prosoma dark brown, black near eyes, white hairs covering lateral margins of prosoma. Prosoma length: 2.8-3.1 mm. Chelicerae brown, promargin with 2 teeth, retromargin with one single tooth. Sternum light brown. Legs brownish yellow with darker annulation. Opisthosoma: dorsum with yellowish pattern on blackish background, covered with long white and brown hairs, venter brownish.


Colouration as in male. Prosoma length: 2.7-3.2 mm.

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Global distribution (WSC 2024): Caucasus (Russia, Azerbaijan), Kazakhstan, United Arab Emirates, Iran, Central Asia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India
 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.

Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2022) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2022) |||

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

Wesołowska W (1996) New data on the jumping spiders of Turkmenistan (Aranei Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 5(1/2): 17-53 pdf

Wesołowska W, Harten A van (2011) Order Araneae, family Salticidae: Additions and the descriptions of a new species. Arthropod Fauna of the UAE 4: 23-28 pdf

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

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