Taxon details

Euophrys herbigrada (Simon, 1871)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-01-08
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Western, Central, Southern Europe
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Attus herbigradus Simon, 1871a: 207 (Dmf).
Euophrys herbigrada Simon, 1876a: 191.
Euophrys molesta O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1912c: 93, pl. A, f. 37-38 (Dm) [].
Euophrys molesta Locket & Millidge, 1951: 223, f. 111D (f).
Euophrys molesta Locket & Millidge, 1953: 415, f. 248C (f).
Euophrys herbigrada Clark, in Locket, Millidge & Merrett, 1974: 29 (S of Euophrys molesta, removed from S of E. aequipes).
Euophrys herbigrada Roberts, 1985: 122, f. 50d (mf).
Euophrys herbigrada Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 498, f. 1335 (m).
Euophrys herbigrada Roberts, 1995: 196, f. (mf).
Euophrys herbigrada Merrett, 1995: 4, f. 1.
Euophrys herbigrada Roberts, 1998: 209, f. (mf).
Euophrys herbigrada Metzner, 1999: 50, f. 15a-i (mf).
Euophrys herbigrada Wunderlich, 2008g: 727, f. 38 (m).
Euophrys herbigrada Prószyński, Lissner & Schäfer, 2018: 37, f. 5C, 7C, 12G, 22A,D (mf).

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Locket, G. H. & Millidge, A. F. (1951). British spiders. Vol. I. Ray Society, London, 310 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Locket, G. H. & Millidge, A. F. (1953). British spiders. Vol. II. Ray Society, London, 449 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Locket, G. H., Millidge, A. F. & Merrett, P. (1974). British Spiders, Volume III. Ray Society, London, 315 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Merrett, P. (1995). Notes on the identification and distribution of Euophrys herbigrada (Simon). Newsletter of the British Arachnological Society 73: 4-5. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Metzner, H. (1999). Die Springspinnen (Araneae, Salticidae) Griechenlands. Andrias 14: 1-279. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1912c). On new and rare British arachnids noted and observed in 1911. Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club 33: 70-95. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J., Lissner, J. & Schäfer, M. (2018). Taxonomic survey of the genera Euophrys, Pseudeuophrys and Talavera, with description of Euochin gen. n. (Araneae: Salticidae) and with proposals of a new research protocol. Ecologica Montenegrina 18: 26-74. doi:10.37828/em.2018.18.4 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1985). The spiders of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1: Atypidae to Theridiosomatidae. Harley Books, Colchester, England, 229 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1995). Collins Field Guide: Spiders of Britain & Northern Europe. HarperCollins, London, 383 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1998). Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1871a). Révision des Attidae européens. Supplément à la monographie des Attides (Attidae Sund.). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (5) 1: 125-230, 329-360. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1876a). Les arachnides de France. Tome troisième. Roret, Paris, 364 pp., pl. 9-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (2008g). On the identification and taxonomy of the central European jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) of the tribus Euophrydini, with special reference to Talavera. Beiträge zur Araneologie 5: 720-735, 868. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Nentwig, W., Blick, T., Bosmans, R., Gloor, D., Hänggi, A., Kropf, C.: Spiders of Europe. Version 05.2018. doi: 10.24436/1

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
2018-07-20 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, Lissner & Schäfer, 2018 n/a