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Salticidae: Diagnostic Drawings Library

by Jerzy Proszynski 2003

Myrmarachne melanotarsa Wesolowska et Salm, 2002

No. 4030 E Africa: savannah surrounding Lake Victoria .

Social species living in colonies of nest complexes covered by a common sheet of web, containing up to 100 specimens (read also paper of Jackson, in preparation now). See also color photograph

Source: Wesolowska W., K. Salm 2002. A new species of Myrmarachne from Kenya (Araneae: Salticidae). Genus, Wroclaw, 13(3): 409-415, figs 1-16. Courtesy of the Authors' and the Editor.

See other species of the tristis group [24 species]
M. bamakoi M. collarti M. confusus M. eidmanni M. elongata M. evidens M. foenisex M. giltayi M. hesperia M. ichneumon M. lawrencei M. lulengana M. lulengensis M. marshalli M. marshalli M. militaris M. mussungue M. naro M. natalica M. richardsi M. rufisquei M. tristis from Israel M. tristis from Saudi Arabia M. tristis by Wanless

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