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

Gen. Portia Karsch , 1878 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:03169 ]
N.B.: Portia was published in December 1878 (see Wanless, 1978f: 84); Sinis Thorell, 1878b (June): 269 (preoccupied in Coleoptera by Heer 1862) was replaced by Linus Peckham & Peckham, 1886: 264, 289; Portia was considered a senior synonym of Linus (itself considered a senior synonym of Boethoportia Hogg, 1915 by Clark, in Prószyński, 1971e: 385, through synonymy of type species) and Neccocalus Roewer, 1965: 20, type Cocalus africanus Thorell, 1899 by Wanless, 1978f: 84; not a senior synonym of Brettus Thorell, 1895 (Wanless, 1978f: 83).
Status: accepted
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2020-09-30
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Karsch, 1878c: 774 (type Portia schultzi Karsch, 1878; gender feminine)
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Species counts
Counts Status
17accepted
5synonym
3nomen dubium
Reference

Karsch, F. (1878c). Exotisch-araneologisches. Zeitschrift für die Gesammten Naturwissenschaften 51: 322-333, 771-826. download pdf

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