Taxon details

Balmaceda picta G. W. Peckham & E. G. Peckham, 1894

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-04-22
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Guatemala to Colombia
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Balmaceda picta Peckham & Peckham, 1894a: 101, pl. 10, f. 1 (Dmf).
Balmaceda picta F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901a: 297, pl. 28, f. 18-19 (mf).
Balmaceda picta Chickering, 1946: 61, f. 42-44 (f).
Balmaceda picta Edwards, 2006: 211, f. 115-122 (mf).
Balmaceda picta Galvis et al., 2018: 3, f. 6-7 (f).

Chickering, A. M. (1946). The Salticidae of Panama. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 97: 1-474. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edwards, G. B. (2006). A review of described Metacyrba, the status of Parkella, and notes on Platycryptus and Balmaceda, with a comparison of the genera (Araneae: Salticidae: Marpissinae). Insecta Mundi 19: 193-226. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galvis, W., Pulgarín, O., Correa, E., Castrillón, I. & Acevedo, N. (2018). First record of the jumping spider genus Balmaceda Peckham & Peckham (Salticidae: Salticinae: Dendryphantini) from Colombia. Peckhamia 163.1: 1-5. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peckham, G. W. & Peckham, E. G. (1894a). Spiders of the Marptusa group. Occasional Papers of the Natural History Society of Wisconsin 2(2): 83-156. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1901a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London, 2, pp. 193-312, pl. 15-30. [for the exact dates see Lyal, 2011] 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
2018-04-22 New taxonomic reference entry Galvis et al., 2018 n/a
2018-04-22 Species distribution update Galvis et al., 2018 n/a (Old value)