Taxon details

Attulus inexpectus (Logunov & Kronestedt, 1997)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-04-09
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Europe, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Russia (Europe to West Siberia), Kazakhstan, Central Asia
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Taxonomic references
Sitticus rupicola Locket & Millidge, 1951: 232, f. 112C, 113D (mf, misidentified).
Sitticus rupicola Vilbaste, 1969: 183, f. 152A-B, 153A-B (mf, misidentified).
Sitticus rupicola Roberts, 1985: 126, f. 52d, g (mf, misidentified).
Sitticus rupicola Roberts, 1995: 200, f. (mf, misidentified).
Sitticus inexpectus Logunov & Kronestedt, 1997: 226, f. 1-6, 10, 13-17, 21-26, 30-31, 36-40, 42-44 (Dmf).
Sitticus inexpectus Roberts, 1998: 213, f. (mf).
Sitticus inexpectus Metzner, 1999: 82, f. 47a-i (mf).
Sitticus inexpectus Almquist, 2006: 563, f. 470a-e (mf).
Sitticus inexpectus Picard, 2013: 94, f. 13 (f).
Sittiflor inexpectus Prószyński, 2017a: 43 (T from Sitticus).
Attulus inexpectus W. Maddison, in Maddison et al., 2020a: 14 (T from Calositticus).

Almquist, S. (2006). Swedish Araneae, part 2 – families Dictynidae to Salticidae. Insect Systematics & Evolution, Supplement 63: 285-601. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Locket, G. H. & Millidge, A. F. (1951). British spiders. Vol. I. Ray Society, London, 310 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Logunov, D. V. & Kronestedt, T. (1997). A new Palearctic species of the genus Sitticus Simon, with notes on related species in the floricola group (Araneae, Salticidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 10: 225-233. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Maddison, W. P., Maddison, D. R., Derkarabetian, S. & Hedin, M. (2020a). Sitticine jumping spiders: phylogeny, classification, and chromosomes (Araneae, Salticidae, Sitticini). ZooKeys 925: 1-54. doi:10.3897/zookeys.925.39691 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Metzner, H. (1999). Die Springspinnen (Araneae, Salticidae) Griechenlands. Andrias 14: 1-279. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Picard, L. (2013). De araneis Galliae, III.6: Sitticus inexpectus Logunov & Kronestedt, nouvelle espèce pour la France (Araneae, Salticidae). Revue Arachnologique 17: 94-95. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2017a). Revision of the genus Sitticus Simon, 1901 s. l. (Araneae: Salticidae). Ecologica Montenegrina 10: 35-50. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1985). The spiders of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1: Atypidae to Theridiosomatidae. Harley Books, Colchester, England, 229 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1995). Collins Field Guide: Spiders of Britain & Northern Europe. HarperCollins, London, 383 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1998). Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Vilbaste, A. (1969). Eesti Ämblikud I. Krabiämbliklased (Xysticidae), Jooksikämbliklased (Philodromidae) ja Hüpikämbliklased (Salticidae). Zooloogia ja Botaanika Instituut, Tallinn, pp. 1-224. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Metzner, H. (2019). Jumping spiders (Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae) of the world. Online at

Nentwig, W., Blick, T., Bosmans, R., Gloor, D., Hänggi, A., Kropf, C.: Spiders of Europe. Version 05.2018. doi: 10.24436/1

Prószyński, J. (2016). Monograph of Salticidae (Araneae) of the World 1995-2015. Part II. Global Species Database of Salticidae (Araneae). Version October 30th, 2016, online at download pdf

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-04-09 New taxonomic reference entry Maddison et al., 2020a n/a
2020-04-09 Species transferred to new genus Maddison et al., 2020a Species transferred from Calositticus to Attulus
2018-09-28 Transferred to other genus after syn. gen Blick & Marusik, 2018 Species transferred from Sittiflor to Calositticus after genus synonymy
2017-04-11 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017a n/a
2017-04-11 Species transferred to new genus Prószyński, 2017a Species transferred from Sitticus to Sittiflor