Taxon details

Corythalia tropica (Mello-Leitão, 1939)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Venezuela
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel (NMB), Switzerland (database search of type material, 08.04.2019); Evarcha tropica Mello-Leitão, 1939, 1 m (NMB-ARAN-01202 a)
Taxonomic references
Evarcha tropica Mello-Leitão, 1939e: 85, f. 74-75 (Df).
Corythalia fulgipedia Crane, 1948: 22, f. 28 (Dmf).
Corythalia tropica Galiano, 1962c: 16, f. 9-10 (Tm from Evarcha, Sf).
Corythalia tropica Prószyński, 1976: 153, f. 200 (m).

Crane, J. (1948). Comparative biology of salticid spiders at Rancho Grande, Venezuela I. Zoologica (New York) 33: 1-38. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galiano, M. E. (1962c). Nota sobre el género Corythalia Koch, 1850. Descripción de una nueva especie (Araneae, Salticidae). Physis, Revista de la Sociedad Argentina de Ciencias Naturales (C) 23: 15-20. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1939e). Araignées américaines du Musee d'histoire naturelle de Bâle. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 46: 43-93. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (1976). Studium systematyczno-zoogeograflczne nad rodziną Salticidae (Aranei) Regionów Palearktycznego i Nearktycznego. Wyższa Szkola Pedagogiczna Siedlcach 6: 1-260. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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CITES (2019). Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, with appendices of protected species. Retrieved September 4, 2019 from

Prószyński, J. (2016). Monograph of Salticidae (Araneae) of the World 1995-2015. Part II. Global Species Database of Salticidae (Araneae). Version May 5th, 2016, online at download pdf

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