Taxon details

Saphrys saitiformis (Simon, 1901)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2015-04-28
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Chile, Argentina
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
Taxonomic references
Euophrys saitiformis Simon, 1901b: 22 (Df).
Euophrys saitiformis Tullgren, 1902: 73, pl. 7, f. 6 (f).
Euophrys cruziana Simon, 1905e: 17 (Df).
Euophrys saitiformis Galiano, 1962d: 180, pl. II, f. 9-11 (f, S).
Euophrys saitiformis Galiano, 1963a: 352, pl. XIX, f. 4 (f).
Euophrys saitiformis Prószyński, 1976: 154, f. 213 (f).
Euophrys saitiformis Richardson, 2010: 36, f. 3E, 96-101 (f).
Saphrys saitiformis Zhang & Maddison, 2015: 21 (Tf from Euophrys).

Galiano, M. E. (1962d). Notes sobre el género Evophrys Koch, 1834 (Araneae, Salticidae). Physis, Revista de la Sociedad Argentina de Ciencias Naturales (C) 23: 169-183. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galiano, M. E. (1963a). Las especies americanas de arañas de la familia Salticidae descriptas por Eugène Simon: Redescripciones basadas en los ejemplares típicos. Physis, Revista de la Sociedad Argentina de Ciencias Naturales (C) 23: 273-470. 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

Richardson, B. J. (2010). A review of the jumping spider fauna (Araneae: Salticidae) of Chile. Zootaxa 2418: 1-49. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1901b). Liste des arachnides recueillis par M. Ch. E. Porter en 1899 à Quilpué et à Molle, et par M. B. Wilson en avril 1900 au Rio Aysen (Patagonie occidentale). Revista Chilena de Historia Natural 5: 17-22. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1905e). Etude sur les arachnides recueillis en Patagonie par le Dr. Fillipo Silvestri. Bollettino dei Musei di Zoologia ed Anatomia Comparata della Reale Università di Torino 20(511): 1-18. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tullgren, A. (1902). Spiders collected in the Aysen Valley by Mr P. Dusén. Bihang till Kungliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 28(4;1): 1-77. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhang, J. X. & Maddison, W. P. (2015). Genera of euophryine jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae), with a combined molecular-morphological phylogeny. Zootaxa 3938(1): 1-147. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3938.1.1 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
2015-04-28 New taxonomic reference entry Zhang & Maddison, 2015 n/a
2015-04-28 Species transferred to new genus Zhang & Maddison, 2015 Species transferred from Euophrys to Saphrys