Taxon details

Afromarengo coriacea (Simon, 1900)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-12-30
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, South Africa
Type deposit provide information
  • Lectotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; m (20184) (Azarkina & Haddad, 2020)
  • Lectotype: Swedish Museum of Natural History (Naturhistoriska riksmuseet), Stockholm (NHRS), Sweden; f of Marengo kibonotensis (Azarkina & Haddad, 2020)
Taxonomic references
Marengo coriacea Simon, 1900b: 401 (Dm).
Marengo kibonotensis Lessert, 1925a: 439, f. 15-17 (Df).
Marengo coriacea Lawrence, 1947: 36, f. 22 (Df).
Marengo coriacea Roewer, 1965: 31, f. 26a-e (mf).
Marengo coriacea Wanless, 1978e: 261, f. 1A-J; pl. 1a-c (m, Sf).
Marengo coriacea Wesołowska & Russell-Smith, 2000: 67, f. 171-174 (m).
Afromarengo coriacea Benjamin, 2004b: 66, f. 4C, 57A-C, 58A-D, 59A-F (Tmf from Marengo).
Afromarengo coriacea Dawidowicz & Wesołowska, 2016: 438, f. 1-5, 91 (mf).
Afromarengo coriacea Azarkina & Haddad, 2020: 26, f. 1-6, 59, 62, 79-84, 87-136 (mf).

Azarkina, G. N. & Haddad, C. R. (2020). Partial revision of the Afrotropical Ballini, with the description of seven new genera (Araneae: Salticidae). Zootaxa 4899(1): 15-92. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4899.1.4 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Benjamin, S. P. (2004b). Taxonomic revision and phylogenetic hypothesis for the jumping spider subfamily Ballinae (Araneae, Salticidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 142(1): 1-82. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.2004.00123.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dawidowicz, Ł. & Wesołowska, W. (2016). Jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) of Kenya collected by Åke Holm. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 66(3): 437-466. doi:10.3161/00034541ANZ2016.66.3.010 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R. F. (1947). A collection of Arachnida made by Dr. I. Trägårdh in Natal and Zululand (1904-1905). Göteborgs Kungliga Vetenskaps och Vitterhets Samhälles Handlingar (B) 5(9): 1-41. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1925a). Araignées du Kilimandjaro et du Merou (suite). 5. Salticidae. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 31: 429-528. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1965). Die Lyssomanidae und Salticidae-Pluridentati der Äthiopischen Region (Araneae). Annales, Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, Sciences zoologiques 139: 1-86. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1900b). Descriptions d'arachnides nouveaux de la famille des Attidae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 44: 381-407. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wanless, F. R. (1978e). A revision of the spider genus Marengo (Araneae: Salticidae). Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zool.) 33: 259-278. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Russell-Smith, A. (2000). Jumping spiders from Mkomazi Game Reserve in Tanzania (Araneae Salticidae). Tropical Zoology 13(1): 11-127. doi:10.1080/03946975.2000.10531126 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Metzner, H. (2019). Jumping spiders (Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae) of the world. Online at

Prószyński, J. (2016). Monograph of Salticidae (Araneae) of the World 1995-2015. Part II. Global Species Database of Salticidae (Araneae). Version October 30th, 2016, online at download pdf

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-12-30 New taxonomic reference entry Azarkina & Haddad, 2020 n/a
2020-12-30 Species distribution update Azarkina & Haddad, 2020 n/a (Old value)
2016-10-01 New taxonomic reference entry Dawidowicz & Wesołowska, 2016 n/a