Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Plexippus  C. L. Koch, 1846   4 species

Plexippus strandi  Spassky, 1939


Prosoma light yellow, densely covered with white hairs, eyes surrounded with black. Sternum light yellow. Opisthosoma: dorsum light yellow, with 2 parallel longitudinal bands consisting of 3 black spots, covered with orange hairs. Palp sandy with brown tegulum, densely covered with white and yellow hairs.

Body length male: 5-7 mm

Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 7.9 mm
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Distribution comment: See Prószyński (2017)
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan?, Greece?

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Metzner H (1999) Die Springspinnen (Araneae, Salticidae) Griechenlands. Andrias 14: 1-279

Otto S (2017) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 08.2017. Internet:

Prószyński J (2017) Remarks on the genus Plexippus C. L. Koch, 1846 (Araneae: Salticidae). Ecologica Montenegrina 13: 39-69

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog. Natural History Museum Bern, online at, version 19.0, accessed on 14.01.2018. doi: 10.24436/2

11-11-2017 Datasheet update Old value