Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Heliophanus  C. L. Koch, 1833   38 species

Heliophanus kochii  Simon, 1868

Description
Male

Embolus short, slightly bent. Prosoma dark brown or black, with metallic sheen, with single white scales near anterior eyes. Sternum dark brown. Legs brown or black. Opisthosoma dark brown, anterior margin with narrow white band and dorsally with 1-2 pairs of white marks.

Body length male: 3.2-4 mm
Female

Vulva with receptacula seminis posterior of epigynal groove. Coloration as in males, some specimens with lighter legs.

Body length female: 4.2-5.3 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Macaronesia, North Africa, Europe, Turkey, Caucasus, near East, Kazakhstan. Introduced to Canada, USA
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References

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Updates
21-10-2015 Distribution update Old value
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