Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Neon  Simon, 1876   9 species

Neon robustus  Lohmander, 1945

Description

Male palp: embolic area provided with thorn, tapering toward base of embolus. Prosoma yellow-brown, with thin radial stripes in posterior part, eye region darker. Chelicerae yellowish. Legs yellowish, darkened on femora, tibiae and metatarsi I and II. Tarsus pale yellow. Opisthosoma dorsally yellow-brown with chevrons consisting of bright spots, ventrally dark brown with bright spots. Spinnerets pale yellow.

Body length male: 2.5-2.8 mm
Body length female: 2.5-3.2 mm
Additional information

Prefers warm conditions, on rocky slopes, often on stone walls

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: Germany: Schikora (2015)
Global distribution (WSC 2017): Western Europe
Phenology
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Figures
References

Farlund M (2012) Norwegian Spiders - Norske edderkopper. Online at http://crocea.wordpress.com/norsk-artsliste/

Prószyński J (1991) in Heimer S, Nentwig W: Spinnen Mitteleuropas. Parey Hamburg

Schikora H-B (2015) Die Webspinnen des Nationalparks Harz. Schriftenreihe aus dem Nationalpark Harz 13: 1-371

Snazell R, Jonsson L J, Stewart J A (1999) Neon robustus Lohmander (Araneae: Salticidae), a fennoscandian spider found in Scottland an Ireland. Bull Br Arachnol Soc 11: 251-254

Tullgren A (1946) Svensk spindelfauna. 3. Egentiliga spinddlar. Araneae Fam 5-7. Clubionidae, Zoridae och Gnaphosidae. pl. I - XXI Stockholm (Entomol Fören): 1-141

van Helsdingen P J (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

World Spider Catalog (2017) World Spider Catalog, version 18.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch, accessed on 23.01.2017

Updates
15-03-2017 Datasheet update Old value
15-03-2017 Distribution update Old value
14-03-2017 Distribution update Old value
26-02-2014 Distribution update Old value