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Salticidae: Diagnostic Drawings Library

by Jerzy Proszynski 2000

Marpissa & Mendoza
comparison of internal structure of epigyne

A chain of continuous forms, particularly striking when starting from Mendoza canestrini (order changed) and then continuing trough Marpissa nivoi and Marpissa muscosa, and adding the most complicated forms. Clearly all these forms are closely related. J. Proszynski

Source: Logunov D.V. 1999b. Redefinition of the genera Marpissa C. L. Koch, 1946 and Mendoza Peckham & Peckham, 1894 in the scope of the Hoalarctic fauna (Araneae, Salticidae) . Revue Arachnologique, 13(3): 35-37, figs 66, 67, 82, 83. With Author's and Editor's permission.

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