Taxon details


Asaracus megacephalus C. L. Koch, 1846

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-09-11
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:032328]
  • Distribution: Brazil
Taxonomic references
Asaracus megacephalus C. L. Koch, 1846: 188, f. 1236 (Dm).
Asaracus megalocephalus Prószyński, 1984a: 164 (m).
Asaracus megacephalus Edwards, 2015: 23, f. 4A-J (m, Df).
Asaracus megacephalus Prószyński, 2017b: 61, f. 27C, 28C (m).
References

Edwards, G. B. (2015). Freyinae, a major new subfamily of Neotropical jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae). Zootaxa 4036(1): 1-87. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4036.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, C. L. (1846). Die Arachniden. J. L. Lotzbeck, Nürnberg, Dreizehnter Band, pp. 1-234, Vierzehnter Band, pp. 1-88. [for the correct year of publication see Brignoli, 1985b] download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (1984a). Atlas rysunków diagnostycznych mniej znanych Salticidae (Araneae). Wyższa Szkola Rolniczo-Pedagogiczna, Siedlcach 2: 1-177. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2017b). Pragmatic classification of the World's Salticidae (Araneae). Ecologica Montenegrina 12: 1-133. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Prószyński, J. (2016). Monograph of Salticidae (Araneae) of the World 1995-2015. Part II. Global Species Database of Salticidae (Araneae). Version May 5th, 2016, online at http://www.peckhamia.com/salticidae/index.html. download pdf

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-09-11 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a
2015-11-13 New taxonomic reference entry Edwards, 2015 n/a
2015-11-13 First description of female Edwards, 2015 n/a (Old value)