Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Myrmarachne  MacLeay, 1839   5 species

Myrmarachne tristis  (Simon, 1882)


Chelicerae broad, with prominent basal constriction.


Posterior median pockets of epigyne on membranous white "window".

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Global distribution (WSC 2022): Libya to India
Distribution List
Egypt   (Wanless, 1978) ||| Libya   (Wanless, 1978) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Danışman et al., 2021a) |||

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2021a) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2021 [last updated 1 January 2021], online at pdf

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

Wanless F R (1978) A revision of the spider genera Belippo and Myrmarachne (Araneae: Salticidae) in the Ethiopian region. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zool.) 33: 1-139 pdf

Wesołowska W, van Harten A (2007) Additions to the knowledge of jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) of Yemen. Fauna of Arabia 23: 189-269 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.01.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

03-02-2022 Distribution update Detail
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