Taxon details


Leptofreya ambigua (C. L. Koch, 1846)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-11-13
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:033247]
  • Distribution: Colombia to French Guiana, Brazil. Introduced to USA (Florida, Texas)
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin (ZMB), Germany (database export of type material, March 2019); Euophrys ambigua C. L. Koch, 1846, (1799)
  • Holotype: Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel (NMB), Switzerland (database search of type material, 08.04.2019); Phiale albovittata Schenkel, 1953, 1 m (NMB-ARAN-02254 a)
Taxonomic references
Euophrys ambigua C. L. Koch, 1846: 206, f. 1253 (Dm).
Freya ambigua C. L. Koch, 1850: 66.
Menemerus fannae Peckham & Peckham, 1896: 74, pl. 6, f. 6 (Dm) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:035662].
Thotmes fannae F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901a: 241, pl. 20, f. 22 (m).
Freya perelegans Simon, 1902a: 414 (Dm) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:033484].
Plexippus fannae Petrunkevitch, 1911: 695.
Phiale albovittata Schenkel, 1953a: 51, f. 45a-b (Dm).
Euophrys ambigua Roewer, 1955c: 1179.
Freya perelegans Galiano, 1963a: 359, pl. XX, f. 8-9 (m).
Freya perelegans Ruiz & Brescovit, 2007a: 648 (S).
Freya ambigua Edwards & Ruiz, 2013: 13, f. 1-12 (m, Df).
Leptofreya ambigua Edwards, 2015: 43, f. 16A-G (Tmf from Freya).
References

Edwards, G. B. & Ruiz, G. R. S. (2013). Freya ambigua (Araneae: Salticidae) introduced to the continental United States, with new synonyms. Journal of Arachnology 41: 11-17. doi:10.1636/k12-73.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edwards, G. B. (2015). Freyinae, a major new subfamily of Neotropical jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae). Zootaxa 4036(1): 1-87. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4036.1.1 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

Koch, C. L. (1846). Die Arachniden. J. L. Lotzbeck, Nürnberg, Dreizehnter Band, pp. 1-234, Vierzehnter Band, pp. 1-88. [for the correct year of publication see Brignoli, 1985b] download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, C. L. (1850). Übersicht des Arachnidensystems. J. L. Lotzbeck, Nürnberg, Heft 5, pp. 1-77. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.39561 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peckham, G. W. & Peckham, E. G. (1896). Spiders of the family Attidae from Central America and Mexico. Occasional Papers of the Natural History Society of Wisconsin 3: 1-101. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1911). A synonymic index-catalogue of spiders of North, Central and South America with all adjacent islands, Greenland, Bermuda, West Indies, Terra del Fuego, Galapagos, etc. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 29: 1-791. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1901a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 193-312. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1955c). Katalog der Araneae von 1758 bis 1940, bzw. 1954. 2. Band, Abt. a (Lycosaeformia, Dionycha [excl. Salticiformia]). 2. Band, Abt. b (Salticiformia, Cribellata) (Synonyma-Verzeichnis, Gesamtindex). Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Bruxelles, 1751 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ruiz, G. R. S. & Brescovit, A. D. (2007a). On the Venezuelan species of jumping spider described by Schenkel (Araneae, Salticidae). Journal of Arachnology 34: 646-648. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schenkel, E. (1953a). Bericht über einige Spinnentiere aus Venezuela. Verhandlungen der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Basel 64: 1-57. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1902a). Etudes arachnologiques. 31e Mémoire. LI. Descriptions d'espèces nouvelles de la famille des Salticidae (suite). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 71: 389-421. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Metzner, H. (2019). Jumping spiders (Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae) of the world. Online at https://www.jumping-spiders.com.

Prószyński, J. (2016). Monograph of Salticidae (Araneae) of the World 1995-2015. Part II. Global Species Database of Salticidae (Araneae). Version May 5th, 2016, online at http://www.peckhamia.com/salticidae/index.html. download pdf

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2015-11-13 New taxonomic reference entry Edwards, 2015 n/a
2015-11-13 Species transferred to new genus Edwards, 2015 Species transferred from Freya to Leptofreya