Attulus

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Attulus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Infraorder: Araneomorphae
Family: Salticidae
Genus: Attulus
Simon, 1889[1]
Diversity[1]
22 species

Attulus is a genus of spiders in the family Salticidae (jumping spiders).[1]

Name[edit]

The genus name is a diminutive form of the common ending for salticid genera -attus.[citation needed]

Species[edit]

As of September 2017, the World Spider Catalog accepted the following species:[1]

Distribution[edit]

Attulus has a Palearctic distribution, species being found from Europe through Central Asia to Japan.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Gen. Attulus Simon, 1889", World Spider Catalog, Natural History Museum Bern, retrieved 2017-09-02