Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Menemerus  Simon, 1868   14 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 2021): Caucasus (Russia, Azerbaijan), Kazakhstan, United Arab Emirates, Iran, Central Asia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India
 male  female
Distribution List
Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2020) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2020) |||

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

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

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

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

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