Taxon details

Eustiromastix spinipes (Taczanowski, 1871)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-06-22
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Colombia, Venezuela, Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, French Guiana, Peru, Brazil
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museum and Institute of Zoology (MIZ), Polish Academy of Science (PAN), Warsaw, Poland; m
  • Lectotype: Museo Zoologico di Storia Naturale "La Specola", Università degli Studi di Firenze (MZUF), Florence, Italy; m (554) of Freya guianensis (Berdondini & Whitman, 2003)
  • Paralectotype: Museo Zoologico di Storia Naturale "La Specola", Università degli Studi di Firenze (MZUF), Florence, Italy; 1m (555) of Freya guianensis (Berdondini & Whitman, 2003)
Taxonomic references
Attus spinipes Taczanowski, 1871: 65 (Dm, not f =E. falcatus).
Amycus spinipes Petrunkevitch, 1911: 593.
Freya guianensis Caporiacco, 1947a: 32 (Dm) [].
Capidava spinipes Mello-Leitão, 1948: 188.
Freya guianensis Caporiacco, 1948a: 718, f. 149 (m).
Freya guianensis Caporiacco, 1955: 431, f. 72a-b (m).
Chira spinipes Galiano, 1968b: 353, f. 10-14, 17 (Tmf from Capidava; N.B.: listed by Roewer under both that name and Amycus).
Chira spinipes Ruiz & Brescovit, 2008c: 492 (S of Freya guianensis).
Eustiromastix spinipes Edwards, 2015: 33, f. 11A-K (m, Df, T from Chira).
Eustiromastix spinipes Suarez-Martinez & Bedoya-Róqueme, 2021: 6, f. 4A-E, 5A-B (f).

Caporiacco, L. di (1947a). Diagnosi preliminari de specie nuove di aracnidi della Guiana Brittanica raccolte dai professori Beccari e Romiti. Monitore Zoologico Italiano 56: 20-34. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caporiacco, L. di (1948a). Arachnida of British Guiana collected in 1931 and 1936 by Professors Beccari and Romiti. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 118(3): 607-747. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1948.tb00402.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caporiacco, L. di (1955). Estudios sobre los aracnidos de Venezuela. 2a parte: Araneae. Acta Biologica Venezuelica 1: 265-448. 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

Galiano, M. E. (1968b). Adiciones a la revision del género Chira Peckham, 1896 (Araneae, Salticidae). Physis, Revista de la Sociedad Argentina de Ciencias Naturales (C) 27: 349-366. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1948). Contribuição ao conhecimento da fauna araneológica das Guianas. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 20: 151-196. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1911). A synonymic index-catalogue of spiders of North, Central and South America with all adjacent islands, Greenland, Bermuda, West Indies, Terra del Fuego, Galapagos, etc. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 29: 1-791. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ruiz, G. R. S. & Brescovit, A. D. (2008c). Redescription and resolution of some Neotropical species of jumping spiders described by Caporiacco and description of a new species (Araneae: Salticidae). Revista Brasileira de Zoologia 25(3): 487-494. doi:10.1590/S0101-81752008000300013 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Suarez-Martinez, L. A. & Bedoya-Róqueme, E. (2021). First report of Eustiromastix spinipes (Taczanowski 1872) (Araneae: Salticidae: Saltafresia) from Colombia, with new salticid records for the Department of Córdoba. Peckhamia 240.1: 1-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Taczanowski, L. (1871). Les aranéides de la Guyane française. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae 8: 32-132, pl. 3-4. 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
2021-06-22 New taxonomic reference entry Suarez-Martinez & Bedoya-Róqueme, 2021 n/a
2021-06-22 Species distribution update Suarez-Martinez & Bedoya-Róqueme, 2021 n/a (Old value)
2015-11-13 New taxonomic reference entry Edwards, 2015 n/a
2015-11-13 Species transferred to new genus Edwards, 2015 Species transferred from Chira to Eustiromastix