Taxon details

Triggella infuscata (F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-11-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Guatemala, El Salvador, Panama, Venezuela
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Peabody Museum Yale (PMY), New Haven, Connecticut, USA; of Freya distincta (Prószyński, 1971e)
  • Paratype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Cyrene infuscata F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901, 1 f (8624-141)
  • Syntype: Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel (NMB), Switzerland (database search of type material, 08.04.2019); Menemerus falconensis Schenkel, 1953, 2 f (NMB-ARAN-02259 a)
Taxonomic references
Cyrene grisea F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901a: 233, pl. 19, f. 6 (Dm) [].
Cyrene infuscata F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901a: 235, pl. 19, f. 14 (Df).
Freya grisea Simon, 1903a: 730.
Freya infuscata Petrunkevitch, 1911: 653.
Freya distincta Petrunkevitch, 1925a: 233, f. 143-145 (Dm).
Freya grisea Chickering, 1946: 182.
Menemerus falconensis Schenkel, 1953a: 49, f. 43 (Df).
Freya infuscata Kraus, 1955b: 61, f. 173 (f).
Freya infuscata Ruiz & Brescovit, 2007a: 647, f. 4-5 (f, S).
Triggella infuscata Edwards, 2015: 67, f. 29A-K (Tf from Freya, Sm).

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

Kraus, O. (1955b). Spinnen aus El Salvador (Arachnoidea, Araneae). Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 493: 1-112. 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

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

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. (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 Edwards, 2015 n/a
2015-11-13 Species synonymy Edwards, 2015 Triggella grisea synonymized with Triggella infuscata
2015-11-13 Species transferred to new genus Edwards, 2015 Species transferred from Freya to Triggella