Family: Salticidae Blackwall, 1841 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0101]
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N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Lyssomanidae by Galiano, 1976b: 67; for illustrations of scale morphology of about 60 species, see Hill (1979); for a database with diagnostic drawings maintained by J. Prószyński, see:
http://www.peckhamia.com/salticidae.
Status: accepted
Last updated: 2017-03-26
Described in
Blackwall, 1841: 616
Counts
Number of valid genera: 621
Number of valid species: 5947
Reference

Blackwall, J. (1841). The difference in the number of eyes with which spiders are provided proposed as the basis of their distribution into tribes; with descriptions of newly discovered species and the characters of a new family and three new genera of spiders. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 18: 601-670. download pdf

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