Family: Salticidae Blackwall,1841 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0101] Back

Gen. Myrmarachne MacLeay , 1839 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:03086 ]
N.B.: Considered a senior synonym of Bizonella Strand, 1929 by Wanless, 1978a: 18 and of Emertonius Peckham & Peckham, 1892 by Wanless, 1978b: 235 (for an alternate view, see Prószyński & Deeleman-Reinhold, 2010: 162 but also Edwards, 2013a: 4); Emertonius was revalidated by Prószyński, 2018b: 165. For notes on Indian females, see Prószyński, 1992b: 188, f. 82, 98. On Official List of Generic Names in Zoology (ICZN, 2010: Opinion 2258).
Status: accepted
Last updated
2018-04-27
Described in
MacLeay, 1839
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Species counts
Counts Status
182accepted
39synonym
3nomen nudum
4nomen dubium
1homonym replaced
Reference

MacLeay, W. S. (1839). On some new forms of Arachnida. Annals of Natural History 2(7): 1-14, pl. 1-2. download pdf

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Date Type Reference Detail
2015-10-29 Genus synonymy Benjamin, 2015b Panachraesta synonymized with Myrmarachne