Taxon details

Frigga crocuta (Taczanowski, 1878)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-01-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, Galapagos Is. Introduced to Australia (Queensland), Pacific Is.
Type deposit provide information
  • Syntype: Museum and Institute of Zoology (MIZ), Polish Academy of Science, Warsaw, Poland; Amycus crocutus Taczanowski, 1878 (Prószyński, 1971e)
Taxonomic references
Amycus crocutus Taczanowski, 1878a: 355 (Dmf).
Sandalodes calvus Simon, 1902a: 389 (Dmf).
Phiale bispinosa Banks, 1930b: 277, pl. 1, f. 3 (Dmj).
Sandalodes calvus Berland, 1933b: 55, f. 22-26 (mf).
Phiale orvillei Chickering, 1946: 234, f. 197 (Df).
Phiale crocuta Galiano, 1968c: 285 (Tmf from Amycus).
Phiale coronigera Roth & Craig, 1970: 121 (S F. bispinosa, rejected).
Frigga crocuta Galiano, 1979b: 120, f. 12, 30, 43 (Tmf from Phiale).
Phiale crocuta Galiano, 1979f: 691, f. 1-7 (mf, S).
Frigga crocuta Galiano, 1981f: 285 (S).
Frigga crocuta Davies & Żabka, 1989: 246, pl. 50 (mf).
Frigga crocuta Bedoya-Róqueme & Lopez-Villada, 2020b: 15, f. 37-42 (m).

Banks, N. (1930b). Arachnida. In: The Norwegian Zoological Expedition to the Galapagos Islands 1925 conducted by Alf Wollebaek. Nyt Magazin for Naturvidenskaberne 68: 271-278, pl. 1-2. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bedoya-Róqueme, E. & Lopez-Villada, S. (2020b). Salticidae (Arachnida: Araneae) from the Department of Córdoba in the Caribbean Region of Colombia. Peckhamia 224.1: 1-23. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Berland, L. (1933b). Araignées des Iles Marquises. Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin 114, 39-70. 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 -- Show included taxa

Davies, V. T. & Żabka, M. (1989). Illustrated keys to the genera of jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) in Australia. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 27: 189-266. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galiano, M. E. (1968c). Revision de los géneros Acragas, Amycus, Encolpius, Hypaeus, Mago y Noegus (Salticidae, Araneae). Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales Bernardino Rivadavia (Ent.) 2: 267-360. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galiano, M. E. (1979f). Nota sobre Phiale crocuta (Taczanowski, 1879), su distribucion y sus sinonimos (Araneae, Salticidae). Acta Zoologica Lilloana 35: 689-696. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galiano, M. E. (1979b). Revision del género Frigga C. L. Koch, 1851 (Araneae, Salticidae). Acta Zoologica Lilloana 33: 113-135. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galiano, M. E. (1981f). Algunos nuevos sinonimos en Salticidae (Araneae). Revista de la Sociedad Entomológica Argentina 39: 283-285. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roth, V. D. & Craig, P. R. (1970). Arachnida of the Galapagos Islands. Mission Zoologique Belge aux Îles Galapagos et en Ecuador (N. et J. Leleup, 1964–1965), Résultats Scientifiques 2: 107-124. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1902a). Etudes arachnologiques. 32e 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

Taczanowski, L. (1878a). Les Aranéides du Pérou. Famille des Attides. Bulletin de la Société Imperiale des Naturalists de Moscou 53: 278-374. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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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
2020-11-03 New taxonomic reference entry Bedoya-Róqueme & Lopez-Villada, 2020b n/a
2020-11-03 Species distribution update Bedoya-Róqueme & Lopez-Villada, 2020b n/a (Old value)
2017-08-08 Species distribution update Dierkens & Ramage, 2016 n/a (Old value)