Taxon details

Bavia sexpunctata (Doleschall, 1859)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-11-12
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Malaysia, Indonesia (Sumatra), Vietnam, Japan (Ryukyu Is.) to Australia
Type deposit provide information
  • Syntype: Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.02.2019); mf (A0001601) of Acompse dulcinervis L. Koch, 1879
  • Syntype: Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin (ZMB), Germany (database export of type material, March 2019); Acompse dulcinervis L. Koch, 1879, (3492)
Taxonomic references
Salticus sexpunctatus Doleschall, 1859: 24, pl. 4, f. 8 (Dm).
Marptusa sexpunctata Thorell, 1878b: 224 (Df).
Acompse dulcinervis L. Koch, 1879a: 1149, pl. 100, f. 1-2 (Dmf).
Bavia sexpunctata Simon, 1905c: 70.
Bavia sexpunctata Reimoser, 1934b: 501.
Bavia sexpunctata Prószyński, 1984a: 13 (mf).
Bavia sexpunctata Żabka, 1988: 436, f. 40-45 (mf).
Bavia sexpunctata Tanikawa, 1993a: 13, f. 1-7 (mf).
Bavia sexpunctata Berry, Beatty & Prószyński, 1997: 118, f. 35-38, 46 (mf).
Bavia sexpunctata Ono, Ikeda & Kono, 2009: 574, f. 154-158 (mf).
Bavia sexpunctata Ikeda & Nakajima, 2014: 35, f. 1-3 (f).
Bavia sexpunctata Edwards, 2015: 79, f. 39G-H (m).
Bavia sexpunctata Rio & Matsumoto, 2020: 85, f. 5-6 (f).
Bavia sexpunctata Maddison et al., 2020b: 42, f. 54-63 (mf).
Bavia sexpunctata Tam, 2021: 1, f. 1-8 (mf).

Berry, J. W., Beatty, J. A. & Prószyński, J. (1997). Salticidae of the Pacific Islands. II. Distribution of nine genera, with descriptions of eleven new species. Journal of Arachnology 25: 109-136. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Doleschall, L. (1859). Tweede Bijdrage tot de kennis der Arachniden van den Indischen Archipel. Acta Societatis Scientiarum Indica-Neerlandica 5: 1-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Ikeda, H. & Nakajima, H. (2014). [Two species of the jumping spiders collected in Malaysia]. Kishidaia 103: 35-36. 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

Maddison, W. P., Beattie, I., Marathe, K., Ng, P. Y. C., Kanesharatnam, N., Benjamin, S. P. & Kunte, K. (2020b). A phylogenetic and taxonomic review of baviine jumping spiders (Araneae, Salticidae, Baviini). ZooKeys 1004: 27-97. doi:10.3897/zookeys.1004.57526 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ono, H., Ikeda, H. & Kono, R. (2009). Salticidae. In: Ono, H. (ed.) The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, pp. 558-588. 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

Reimoser, E. (1934b). Araneae aus Süd-Indien. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 41: 465-511. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rio, S. & Matsumoto, O. (2020). [Spiders collected on Yonaguni Island]. Kishidaia 117: 84-86. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1905c). Arachnides de Java, recueillis par le Prof. K. Kraepelin en 1904. Mitteilungen aus dem Naturhistorischen Museum in Hamburg 22: 49-73. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tam, T. V. (2021). First record of Bavia sexpunctata from Vietnam (Araneae: Salticidae: Baviini). Peckhamia 248.1: 1-2. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanikawa, A. (1993a). Two newly recorded spiders from Japan, Bavia sexpunctata (Doleschall, 1859) and Rhene setipes Żabka, 1985 (Araneae: Salticidae). Acta Arachnologica 42: 13-19. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1878b). Studi sui ragni Malesi e Papuani. II. Ragni di Amboina raccolti Prof. O. Beccari. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 13: 5-317. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Żabka, M. (1988). Salticidae (Araneae) of Oriental, Australian and Pacific regions, III. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 41(14): 421-479. 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
2021-11-12 New taxonomic reference entry Tam, 2021 n/a
2021-11-12 Species distribution update Tam, 2021 n/a (Old value)
2021-04-30 New taxonomic reference entry Rio & Matsumoto, 2020 n/a
2020-12-17 New taxonomic reference entry Maddison et al., 2020b n/a
2015-11-13 New taxonomic reference entry Edwards, 2015 n/a
2014-10-27 Species distribution update Ikeda & Nakajima, 2014 n/a (Old value)
2014-10-27 New taxonomic reference entry Ikeda & Nakajima, 2014 n/a