Taxon details

Athamas whitmeei O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1877

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-09-11
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Vanuatu, Polynesia
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Athamas whitmeei O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1877b: 576, pl. 56, f. 11 (Dm).
Athamas whitmeei L. Koch, 1879a: 1076, pl. 94, f. 5-6 (m, Df).
Athamas whitmeei Peckham, Peckham & Wheeler, 1889: 247, pl. 12, f. 3, 11 (mf).
Athamas whitmeei Simon, 1903a: 759, f. 896-900.
Athamas whitmeei Berland, 1935: 47, f. 8-9 (mf).
Athamas univittata Berland, 1938: 155, f. 71-75 (Dm).
Athamas whitmeei Prószyński, 1984a: 4 (m).
Athamas whitmeei Jendrzejewska, 1995: 164, f. 8, 12 (m).
Athamas univittata Jendrzejewska, 1995: 189, f. 19-23 (f).
Athamas whitmeei Berry, Beatty & Prószyński, 1996: 217, f. 1-17 (mf, S).
Athamas whitmeei Prószyński, 2017b: 77, f. 33P (mf).

Berland, L. (1935). Nouvelles araignées marquisiennes. Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin 142: 31-63. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Berland, L. (1938). Araignées des Nouvelles Hébrides. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 107: 121-190. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Berry, J. W., Beatty, J. A. & Prószyński, J. (1996). Salticidae of the Pacific Islands. I. Distributions of twelve genera, with descriptions of eighteen new species. Journal of Arachnology 24: 214-253. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jendrzejewska, B. (1995). Genus Athamas Pickard-Cambridge, 1877, an unusual salticid from the Pacific area (Araneae: Salticidae). Genus 6: 181-190. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1879a). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet [Erster Theil, Lieferung 24-25]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 1045-1156, pl. 91-100. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.121660 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peckham, G. W., Peckham, E. G. & Wheeler, W. H. (1889). Spiders of the subfamily Lyssomanae. Transactions of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 7: 222-256. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1877b). On some new species of Araneidea, with characters of two new genera and some remarks on the families Podophthalmides and Dinopides. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 45(3): 557-578, pl. 56-57. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1877.tb00537.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (1984a). Atlas rysunków diagnostycznych mniej znanych Salticidae (Araneae). Zeszyty Naukowe Wyższej Szkoły Rolniczo-Pedagogicznej w 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. doi:10.37828/em.2017.12.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1903a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 669-1080. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf 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

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2017-09-11 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a