Taxon details

Cosmophasis umbratica Simon, 1903

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-02-04
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Singapore, Indonesia (Sumatra, Bali)
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; m (Prószyński, 1984a)
Taxonomic references
Cosmophasis umbratica Simon, 1903h: 308 (Dm).
Cosmophasis umbratica Dyal, 1935: 234 (f; misidentified per Hurni-Cranston & Hill, 2021: 46, no member of Cosmophasis).
Cosmophasis umbratica Prószyński, 1984a: 24 (m).
Cosmophasis umbratica Hurni-Cranston & Hill, 2021: 46, f. 41-45 (mf habitus; N.B.: f not described).

Dyal, S. (1935). Fauna of Lahore. 4.–Spiders of Lahore. Bulletin of the Department of Zoology of the Panjab University 1: 119-252, pl. 11-17. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hurni-Cranston, T. & Hill, D. E. (2021). Three new jumping spiders of the genus Cosmophasis from Wallacea (Araneae: Salticidae: Chrysillini). Peckhamia 228.1: 1-84. 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

Simon, E. (1903h). Etudes arachnologiques. 34e Mémoire. LIV. Arachnides recueillis à Sumatra par M. J. Bouchard. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 72: 301-310. 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
2021-02-04 New taxonomic reference entry Hurni-Cranston & Hill, 2021 n/a
2021-02-04 Species distribution update Hurni-Cranston & Hill, 2021 n/a (Old value)
2020-03-05 Species distribution update Dyal, 1935 n/a (Old value)