Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Chinattus  Logunov, 1999   1 species

Chinattus caucasicus  Logunov, 1999


Prosoma yellowish brown, eye field dark brown, eyes surrounded with black, a yellow longitudinal stripe behind fovea. Sternum gelb. Chelicerae dark brown. Leg I dark brown and yellow, all other legs yellow, but segment joints brown. Opisthosoma: dorsum and sides dark grey with yellow specks, as well as a pale anterior stripe and 2 longitudinal yellow interrupted stripes, venter yellow.


Colouration as in males.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Caucasus, Iran
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.

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

Logunov D (1999a) Redefinition of the genus Habrocestoides Prószyn'ski, 1992, with establishment of a new genus, Chinattus gen n. (Araneae: Salticidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11: 139-149 pdf

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

Ponomarev A V, Aliev M A, Khabiev G N, Shmatko V Y (2019a) New data on the spider fauna (Aranei) of Dagestan, Russia. Arthropoda Selecta 28: 309-334 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (14.02.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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