Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Attulus  Simon, 1889   23 species

Attulus inexpectus  (Logunov & Kronestedt, 1997)

Description

Male palp with comparatively small bulbus. Prosoma female: with vague pattern consisting of bright spots, clypeus densely white haired. Male: with median bright longitudinal stripe, the 2 lateral stripes less distinct, broadened above coxa III, often with vague transverse lines extending to median line from there. Legs yellow-brown, darkly annulated. Opisthosoma with 2 spots and bright chevrons, often blurred.

Body length male: 3.6-4.5 mm
Body length female: 5.1-6.1 mm
Additional information

In lowland of coastal locations, on shores, also in salty locations

Frequency: Widely distributed

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Europe, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Russia (Europe to West Siberia), Kazakhstan, Central Asia
Phenology
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Distribution List
Austria   (no references) ||| Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2020) ||| Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| Croatia   (no references) ||| Estonia   (no references) ||| France   (no references) ||| Germany   (no references) ||| Greece   (no references) ||| Hungary   (Samu & Szinetár, 1999) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Norway   (Aakra & Hauge, 2003) ||| Poland   (no references) ||| Slovenia   (Kostanjšek & Kuntner, 2015) ||| Sweden   (Kronestedt, 2001) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (no references) ||| Ukraine   (Polchaninova & Prokopenko, 2019) ||| United Kingdom   (no references) |||
References

Aakra K, Hauge E (2003) Checklist of Norwegian spiders (Arachnida: Araneae), including Svalbard and Jan Mayen. Norwegian Journal of Entomology 50: 109-129 pdf

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Kostanjšek R, Kuntner M (2015) Araneae Sloveniae: a national spider species checklist. ZooKeys 474: 1-91 pdf

Kranjčev R (2013) [Jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) of hygrophilous habitats in Croatia and some of their ecological traits]. Entomologia Croatica 17: 67-77 pdf

Kronestedt T (1998) Sitticus inexpectus (Araneae, Salticidae) new to Italy. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 15: 81-83 pdf

Kronestedt T (2001) Checklist of Spiders (Araneae) in Sweden [Preliminary version February 2001] pdf

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

Logunov D V, Kronestedt T (1997) A new Palearctic species of the genus Sitticus Simon, with notes on related species in the floricola group (Araneae, Salticidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 10: 225-233 pdf

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) Araneae.it: the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). http://araneae.it. Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Picard L (2013) De araneis Galliae III.6. Sitticus inexpectus Logunov & Kronestedt nouvelle espèce pour la France. Revue Arachnologique 17: 94-95 pdf

Polchaninova N, Prokopenko E (2019) An updated checklist of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of Left-Bank Ukraine. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 57: 60-64 & App pdf

Roberts M J (1998) Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. pdf

Samu F, Szinetár C (1999) Bibliographic check list of the Hungarian spider fauna. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11: 161-184 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
22-03-2019 Distribution update Detail
26-05-2018 Distribution update Detail
16-07-2015 Distribution update Detail
15-01-2015 Image insert
13-05-2014 Distribution update Detail