Taxon details

Burmattus pococki (Thorell, 1895)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-07-09
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, China, Japan
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Plexippus pocockii Thorell, 1895b: 368 (Dmf; N.B.: omitted by Roewer).
Plexippus pococki Prószyński, 1984a: 153 (mf).
Plexippus pococki Żabka, 1985: 434, f. 473-480 (mf).
Burmattus pococki Song & Chai, 1991: 22, f. 13A-D (mf, placed in generic nomen nudum).
Plexippus pococki Tanikawa, 1992a: 13, f. 1-3 (m).
Burmattus pococki Prószyński, 1992a: 89 (Tmf from Plexippus).
Burmattus pococki Xie, 1993: 358, f. 1-5 (mf).
Burmattus pococki Peng et al., 1993: 32, f. 58-65 (mf).
Burmattus pococki Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 507, f. 289N, 290D-E, 324O (mf).
Burmattus pococki Ono, Ikeda & Kono, 2009: 568, f. 87-90 (mf).
Burmattus pococki Prószyński & Deeleman-Reinhold, 2010: 156, f. 17-18 (m).
Burmattus pococki Yin et al., 2012: 1335, f. 722a-h (mf).
Burmattus pococki Kananbala, Bhubaneshwari & Sandhyarani, 2016: 3918, f. 1a-b, 2a-c (m).
Burmattus pococki Żabka & Gardzińska, 2017: 233, f. 7A-F, 8A-B (mf).
Burmattus pococki Prószyński, 2017b: 26, f. 11D, 12C (mf).
Burmattus pococki Peng, 2020: 52, f. 17a-h (mf).

Kananbala, A., Bhubaneshwari, M. & Sandhyarani, O. (2016). On the description of a salticid spider, Burmattus pococki Thorell 1895 (Araneae: Saltocidae) from Manipur, India. Journal of Global Biosciences 5(4): 3917-3920. 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

Peng, X. J., Xie, L. P., Xiao, X. Q. & Yin, C. M. (1993). Salticids in China (Arachniuda: Araneae). Hunan Normal University Press, 270 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peng, X. J. (2020). Fauna Sinica, Invertebrata 53, Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae. Science Press, Beijing, 612 pp. 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. (1992a). Salticidae (Araneae) of the Old World and Pacific Islands in several US collections. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 44: 87-163. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. & Deeleman-Reinhold, C. L. (2010). Description of some Salticidae (Araneae) from the Malay Archipelago. I. Salticidae of the Lesser Sunda Islands, with comments on related species. Arthropoda Selecta 19(3): 153-188. doi:10.15298/arthsel.19.3.05 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

Song, D. X. & Chai, J. Y. (1991). New species and new records of the family Salticidae from Hainan, China (Arachnida: Araneae). In: Qian, Y. W. et al. (ed.) Animal Science Research. China Forestry Publishing House, Beijing, pp. 13-30. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanikawa, A. (1992a). A newly recorded spider, Plexippus pococki Thorell, 1895 (Araneae: Salticidae), from Japan. Atypus 100: 13-16. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1895b). Descriptive catalogue of the spiders of Burma, based upon the collection made by Eugene W. Oates and preserved in the British Museum. London, 406 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.17492 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Xie, L. P. (1993). New records of Salticidae from China (Arachnida: Araneae). Acta Scientiarum Naturalium Universitatis Normalis Hunanensis 16: 358-361. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yin, C. M., Peng, X. J., Yan, H. M., Bao, Y. H., Xu, X., Tang, G., Zhou, Q. S. & Liu, P. (2012). Fauna Hunan: Araneae in Hunan, China. Hunan Science and Technology Press, Changsha, 1590 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Żabka, M. (1985). Systematic and zoogeographic study on the family Salticidae (Araneae) from Viet-Nam. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 39: 197-485. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Żabka, M. & Gardzińska, J. (2017). Salticidae of Thailand. Part 1, genera Plexippus C. L. Koch, 1846 and Burmattus Prószyński, 1992. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 67(2): 229-242. doi:10.3161/00034541ANZ2017.67.2.004 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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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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Date Type Reference Detail
2020-07-09 New taxonomic reference entry Peng, 2020 n/a
2020-02-28 New taxonomic reference entry Kananbala, Bhubaneshwari & Sandhyarani, 2016 n/a
2020-02-28 Species distribution update Kananbala, Bhubaneshwari & Sandhyarani, 2016 n/a (Old value)
2017-09-11 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a
2017-07-07 New taxonomic reference entry Żabka & Gardzińska, 2017 n/a
2017-07-07 Species distribution update Żabka & Gardzińska, 2017 n/a (Old value)