Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Evarcha  Simon, 1902   11 species

Evarcha nepos  (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)

Description
Male

Prosoma blackish, some areas brown. Eye field with white spot, white areas behind posterior median eyes. Prosoma length: 2.10 mm. Chelicerae brown. Legs: femora II-IV light, apical half black: leg I dark, apical half of femur and tibia vantrally black. Opisthosoma blackish brown, with white tip, median part with large, square, white spot, sides white.

Female

Prosoma blackish brown with whitish adpressed setae. Prosoma length: 2.27 mm. Chelicerae brown. Legs: all femora whitish, apically black; remaining segments brown with blackish ringsand some white setae. Opisthosoma with complicated "leaf" pattern of black, brown and white spots.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Turkey, Cyprus, Israel
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Danışman et al., 2019) |||
References

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 pdf

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2019) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2019 [last updated 1 June 2019], online at http://www.spidersofturkey.info pdf

Logunov D V (2015) Taxonomic-faunistic notes on the jumping spiders of the Mediterranean (Aranei: Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 24: 33-85 pdf

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

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
16-07-2015 Distribution update Detail
20-08-2013 Image insert
20-08-2013 Distribution update Detail