Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Pellenes  Simon, 1876   20 species

Pellenes nigrociliatus  (Simon, 1875)

Description

Tibial apophysis short, free. Embolus distally forked. Epigyne with strongly sclerotised fold protruding from posterior to anterior, separates epigynal groove into 2 halves. Opisthosoma black with white, broad stripes anteriorly on margin, medially and twice laterally posteriorly.

Body length male: 3.15-3.85 mm
Body length female: 4.65-5.1 mm
Additional information

Thermophilic, retreat in empty snail shell or suspended leaves

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Canary Is., Europe, Turkey, Israel, Caucasus, Russia to Central Asia, China
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References

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)

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