Taxon details

Belippo calcarata (Roewer, 1942)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-12-11
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Angola, Congo, Equatorial Guinea (Bioko), Kenya, South Africa
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Myrmarachne calcarata Roewer, 1942, 1 m (9908823-141)
Taxonomic references
Myrmarachne calcarata Roewer, 1942b: 253, pl. 19, f. 9 (Dm).
Belippo calcarata Wanless, 1978a: 11, f. 6A-L (Tm from Myrmarachne, Df).
Belippo calcarata Wesołowska & Wiśniewski, 2015: 549, f. 2-11 (mf).
Belippo calcarata Wesołowska & Haddad, 2018: 883, f. 27, 33 (f).

Roewer, C. F. (1942b). Opiliones, Pedipalpi und Araneae von Fernando Poo. 21. Beitrag zu den wissenschaftlichen Ergebnissen der Westafrika Expedition Eidmann 1939/40. Veröffentlichungen aus dem Deutschen Kolonial- und Übersee-Museum Bremen 3: 244-258. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wanless, F. R. (1978a). A revision of the spider genera Belippo and Myrmarachne (Araneae: Salticidae) in the Ethiopian region. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zool.) 33: 1-139. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Wiśniewski, K. (2015). New data on Belippo and Myrmarachne of Kenya (Araneae: Salticidae: Myrmarachninae). Zootaxa 3980(4): 547-561. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3980.4.5 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Haddad, C. R. (2018). Further additions to the jumping spider fauna of South Africa (Araneae: Salticidae). Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 68(4): 879-908. doi:10.3161/00034541ANZ2018.68.4.011 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
2018-12-11 New taxonomic reference entry Wesołowska & Haddad, 2018 n/a
2018-12-11 Species distribution update Wesołowska & Haddad, 2018 n/a (Old value)
2015-07-06 New taxonomic reference entry Wesołowska & Wiśniewski, 2015 n/a
2015-07-06 Species distribution update Wesołowska & Wiśniewski, 2015 n/a (Old value)