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Salticidae: Diagnostic Drawings Library

by Jerzy Proszynski 1997

Pellenes maderianus Kulczynski, 1905

No. 0063 Mediterranean and India

Comparison of males of 3 species

Comparison of females of 4 species

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)

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]

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


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

4. Proszynski 1992. Indian specimens (misidentified)


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. 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.
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.
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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