Taxon details

Curubis tetrica Simon, 1902

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-02-12
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India, Sri Lanka
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumend that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
  • Syntype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; m (20515) (Sankaran et al., 2019)
Taxonomic references
Curubis tetrica Simon, 1902d: 373 (Dm).
Curubis tetrica Zabka, 1988: 446, f. 67-70 (m).
Curubis tetrica Samson & Sebastian, 2014: 695, pl. 1, f. a-g (m).
Curubis tetrica Sankaran et al., 2019: 8, f. 5a-h, 6a-d, 7a-h, 8a-h (m, Df).

Samson, P. D. & Sebastian, P. A. (2014). New record of the jumping spider Curubis tetrica Simon, 1902 (Araneae: Salticidae) from India. International Journal of Science, Environment and Technology 3(2): 695-697. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sankaran, P. M., Malamel, J. J., Joseph, M. M. & Sebastian, P. A. (2019). New species of Habrocestum Simon, 1876 and a redescription of Curubis tetrica Simon, 1902 (Araneae: Salticidae: Salticinae: Hasariini) from India. Journal of Natural History 53(1-2): 1-15. doi:10.1080/00222933.2019.1567856 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1902d). Description d'arachnides nouveaux de la famille des Salticidae (Attidae) (suite). Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 46: 24-56, 363-406. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Żabka, M. (1988). Salticidae (Araneae) of Oriental, Australian and Pacific regions, III. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 41: 421-479. 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
2019-02-12 First description of female Sankaran et al., 2019 n/a (Old value)
2019-02-12 New taxonomic reference entry Sankaran et al., 2019 n/a
2015-08-03 New taxonomic reference entry Samson & Sebastian, 2014 n/a
2015-08-03 Species distribution update Samson & Sebastian, 2014 n/a (Old value)