Taxon details

Leptofreya bifurcata (F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-11-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mexico, Panama
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Heraclea rustica Peckham & Peckham, 1896: 79, pl. 4, f. 2 (f only, misidentified per Edwards, 2015).
Cyrene bifurcata F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901a: 234, pl. 19, f. 11 (Dm).
Cyrene simplicicava F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901a: 237, pl. 20, f. 4 (Df) [].
Freya bifurcata Simon, 1903a: 730.
Phiale simplicicava Simon, 1903a: 702.
Freya bifurcata Petrunkevitch, 1925a: 231, f. 141-142 (m).
Phiale simplicicava Petrunkevitch, 1925a: 238, f. 150 (f).
Freya uncinella Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936a: 25, pl. 7, f. 53-55 (Dm).
Freya bifurcata Chickering, 1946: 174.
Leptofreya bifurcata Edwards, 2015: 43, f. 16H, 17A-K (Tm from Freya, Sf).

Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1936a). New spiders from Mexico and Panama. Bulletin of the University of Utah 27(5): 1-103. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chickering, A. M. (1946). The Salticidae of Panama. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 97: 1-474. download pdf 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

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. (1925a). Arachnida from Panama. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 27: 51-248. 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

Simon, E. (1903a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 669-1080. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf 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
2015-11-13 New taxonomic reference entry Peckham & Peckham, 1896 n/a
2015-11-13 New taxonomic reference entry Edwards, 2015 n/a
2015-11-13 Species synonymy Edwards, 2015 Leptofreya simplicicava synonymized with Leptofreya bifurcata
2015-11-13 Species transferred to new genus Edwards, 2015 Species transferred from Freya to Leptofreya