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Museum and Institute of Zoology PAN, Warszawa, POLAND

Jerzy Prószyński    2008
a  selection of www pages from  
Salticidae (Araneae) of the World

Pellenes maderianus Kulczynski, 1905

No. 0063 Mediterranean and India

1. Specimen from Israel (epigynum disagree with specimen from Madera, below)


5. holotype of P. maderianis by Logunov - which he considers = P. epularis BUT note blunt tip of tibial apophysis

[to see other drawings of P. epularis click on drawing]

3. Pellenes sp. 2 from Turkmenistan (considered maderianis by Logunov, presumably wrong)

2. Drawings by J. Proszynski, Mediterranean specimens, F - from Madeira, Mus. Basel, made in 1960ties -note blunt tip of tibial apophysis (tip of embolus - erroneously drawn)

4. Proszynski 1992. Indian specimens (misidentified)


Comparison of males of 3 species

Comparison of females of 4 species

Source: Original drawings by J. Proszynski. 1. Salticidae of Levant. Annales zoologici. 2003a: 112-114, figs 459, 469-470. With Author's and Editor's permission. 2. By J. Proszynski, Mediterranean specimens - drawings made in 1960ties. 3. Pellenes sp. 2 in: Proszynski J. 1979. Systematic studies on East Palaearctic Salticidae III. Remarks on Salticidae of the USSR. Annales zoologici, Warszawa, 34: figs 239-240 (considered maderianis by Logunov, presumably wrong). With Author's and Editor's permission. 3. Logunov D.V., Marusik Y.M., Rakov S.Y. 1999b. A review of the genus Pellenes in the fauna of Central Asia and the Caucasus (Araneae, Salticidae). Journal of Natural History, 33: 122, figs 91, 111-130. With Taylor and Francis Ltd. and Authors' permission. 4. Proszynski J. 1992b. Salticidae (Araneae) of India in the collection of the Hungarian National Natural History Museum in Budapest. Annales zoologici, Warszawa, 44, 9: 195-196, figs 129-131. With Author's and Editor's permission.
6. Cantarella T., P. Alicata, 2002. On the genus Pellenes Simon 1876 (Araneae, Salticidae): synonimies and description of a new Italian species. Boll. Accad. Gioenia Sci. Nat. Catania, 35 n. 361: 574-575, figs 6-7.

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