Taxon details

Cyrba ocellata (Kroneberg, 1875)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-07-09
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Eastern Africa to India and Indonesia, Caucasus to Central Asia and China. Introduced to Australia (Queensland)
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Euophrys ocellata Kroneberg, 1875: 48, pl. 5, f. 35 (Df).
Cyrba micans Simon, 1885e: 457 (Dm) [].
Stasippus inornatus Thorell, 1887: 375 (Df) [].
Vindima maculata Thorell, 1895b: 348 (Dm) [].
Cyrba flavimana Simon, 1899a: 103 (Df) [].
Astia maculata Simon, 1901a: 436.
Cyrba tadzika Andreeva, 1969: 89, f. 1 (Dmf) [].
Cyrba tadzhika Andreeva, 1976: 79, f. 79-81 (mf).
Cyrba micans Prószyński, 1978a: 16, f. 19, 21-24 (mf, S of Cyrba flavimana and C. tadzika).
Cyrba ocellata Nenilin, 1984a: 14 (removed from S of C. algerina, S of Cyrba micans).
Cyrba inornata Prószyński, 1984a: 26 (f).
Cyrba ocellata Wanless, 1984b: 455, f. 7A-F, 8A-G, 18A-C (mf, S of Astia maculata, Cyrba inornata and C. micans).
Cyrba ocellata Davies & Żabka, 1989: 194, pl. 6 (mf).
Cyrba ocellata Song & Chai, 1991: 15, f. 4A-D (mf).
Cyrba ocellata Wesołowska, 1996: 29, f. 13A-D, 14A-E (mf).
Cyrba ocellata Jastrzebski, 1997c: 705, f. 10-14 (f).
Cyrba ocellata Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 508, f. 291H-J, 292A (mf).
Cyrba ocellata Wesołowska & Tomasiewicz, 2008: 7, f. 21-23 (m).
Cyrba ocellata Wesołowska & van Harten, 2010: 30, f. 11 (f).
Cyrba ocellata Talwar et al., 2017: 139, f. 1-13 (f).
Cyrba ocellata Prószyński, 2017b: 114, f. 50R-R1, 51G (mf).
Cyrba ocellata Majagi et al., 2018: 16, f. 1-6 (m).
Cyrba ocellata Peng, 2020: 78, f. 37a-d (mf).
Cyrba ocellata Caleb, 2020b: 15732, f. 15E-G, 28B (mf).

Andreeva, E. M. (1969). Materialy po faune paukov Tadzikistana. V. Salticidae. Izvestiya Otdelenie Biologicheskikh Nauk Akademii Tadzhikskoi SSR 4: 89-93. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Andreeva, E. M. (1976). Pauki Tajikistana. Dushanbe, 196 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caleb, J. T. D. (2020b). Spider (Arachnida: Araneae) fauna of the scrub jungle in the Madras Christian College campus, Chennai, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 12(7): 15711-15766. doi:10.11609/jott.5758.12.7.15711-15766 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Davies, V. T. & Żabka, M. (1989). Illustrated keys to the genera of jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) in Australia. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 27(2): 189-266. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jastrzębski, P. (1997c). Salticidae from the Himalayas. Subfamily Spartaeinae Wanless, 1984 (Araneae: Salticidae). Genus 8: 701-713. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kroneberg, A. (1875). Araneae. In: Fedtschenko, A. P. (ed.) Puteshestvie v Tourkestan. Reisen in Turkestan. Zoologischer Theil. Nachrichten der Gesellschaft der Freunde der Naturwissenschaften zu Moskau 19(3): 1-58, pl. 1-5. [includes 3 maps by Fedtschenko] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Majagi, S. H., Talwar, S., Vijaykumar, K. & Kamble, S. (2018). First record of male Cyrba ocellata Kroneberg, 1875 from India (Araneae: Salticidae). Ecology and Fisheries 11(1): 15-20. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Nenilin, A. B. (1984a). [Materials on the fauna of the spider family Salticidae of the USSR. I. Catalog of the Salticidae of central Asia]. In: Fauna and Ecology of Arachnids. University of Perm, pp. 6-37. 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. (1978a). Ergebnisse der Bhutan-Expedition 1972 des Naturhistorischen Museums in Basel. Araneae: Fam. Salticidae, Genera Aelurillus, Langona, Phlegra and Cyrba. Entomologica Basiliensis 3: 7-21. 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. (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

Simon, E. (1885e). Matériaux pour servir à la faune arachnologiques de l'Asie méridionale. III. Arachnides recueillis en 1884 dans la presqu'île de Malacca, par M. J. Morgan. IV. Arachnides recueillis à Collegal, district de Coimbatoore, par M. A. Theobald G. R. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France 10: 436-462, pl. 10. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1899a). Contribution à la faune de Sumatra. Arachnides recueillis par M. J. L. Weyers, à Sumatra. (Deuxiéme mémoire). Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 43: 78-125. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1901a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 381-668. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf 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

Talwar, S. S., Majagi, S. H., Vijaykumar, K., Bodkhe, A. K. & Kamble, S. S. (2017). First record of genus Cyrba Simon, 1876 from India (Araneae: Salticidae). Serket 15(3): 138-142. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1887). Viaggio di L. Fea in Birmania e regioni vicine. II. Primo saggio sui ragni birmani. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 25: 5-417. 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

Wanless, F. R. (1984b). A revision of the spider genus Cyrba (Araneae: Salticidae) with the description of a new presumptive pheromone dispersing organ. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zool.) 47: 445-481. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. (1996). New data on the jumping spiders of Turkmenistan (Aranei Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 5(1/2): 17-53. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Tomasiewicz, B. (2008). New species and records of Ethiopian jumping spiders (Araneae, Salticidae). Journal of Afrotropical Zoology 4: 3-59. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Harten, A. van (2010). Order Araneae, family Salticidae. Arthropod fauna of the UAE 3: 27-69. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Metzner, H. (2019). Jumping spiders (Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae) of the world. Online at

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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
2020-05-18 New taxonomic reference entry Caleb, 2020b n/a
2019-05-21 New taxonomic reference entry Majagi et al., 2018 n/a
2017-09-11 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a
2017-06-02 New taxonomic reference entry Talwar et al., 2017 n/a