Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Leptorchestes  Thorell, 1870   5 species

Leptorchestes sikorskii  Prószyński, 2000


Prosoma and chelicerae fawn, eye field blackish brown, eyes surrounded with black. Prosoma length: 2.05-2.6 mm. Opisthosoma anteriorly grey, posteriorly shining black, dinstinctly constricted, constriction white.


Prosoma long and flat, uniformly brown. Prosoma length: 1.21 mm. Chelicerae brown. Opisthosoma blackish brown, with a whitish line and 2 lateral spots of white scales.

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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Turkey, Lebanon, Israel

Coşar I, Danişman T, Yildiran F A B (2014) The jumping spiders' fauna of Kirikkale Province (Araneae, Salticidae). Serket 14: 83-94

Prószyński J (2000) On mostly new species of Salticidae (Aranei) from Levant. Arthropoda Selecta 8: 231-262

Wesolowska W, Szeremeta M (2001) A revision of the ant-like salticid genera Enoplomischus Giltay, 1931, Kima Peckham & Peckham, 1902 and Leptorchestes Thorell, 1870 (Araneae: Salticidae). Insect Syst Evol 32: 217-240

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

27-11-2014 Image insert
27-11-2014 Distribution update Old value