Taxon details

Gastromicans albopilosa (Simon, 1903)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-09-11
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil, Paraguay
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
  • Syntype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Gastromicans squamulata Mello-Leitão, 1917, (01108); 1 m 4 f 2 j (destroyed by the fire 2018)
Taxonomic references
Beata albopilosa Simon, 1903a: 831, f. 988 (Dm).
Gastromicans squamulata Mello-Leitão, 1917c: 147, f. 16, 22 (Dm).
Beata albopilosa Galiano, 1963a: 306, pl. XII, f. 1-2 (m).
Beata albopilosa Bauab, 1979b: 195, f. 8-12 (Df).
Beata albopilosa Galiano, 1980b: 38 (S).
Gastromicans albopilosa Maddison, 1996: 234 (Tmf from Beata; N.B.: specific name misattributed to Peckham & Peckham).
Gastromicans albopilosa Prószyński, 2017b: 97, f. 43J (m).

Bauab V., M. J. (1979b). Descrição de nova espécie de Sassacus Peckham & Peckham, 1895 e a fêmea de Beata albopilosa Simon, 1903 (Araneae, Salticidae). Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 23: 193-196. 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

Galiano, M. E. (1980b). Catalogo de los especimenes tipicos de Salticidae (Araneae) descriptos por Candido F. de Mello-Leitão. Primera parte. Physis, Revista de la Sociedad Argentina de Ciencias Naturales (C) 39: 31-40. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Maddison, W. P. (1996). Pelegrina Franganillo and other jumping spiders formerly placed in the genus Metaphidippus (Araneae: Salticidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 154: 215-368. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1917c). Aranhas novas ou pouco conhecidas de Thomisidas e Salticidas brasileiras. Archivos da Escola Superior de Agricultura e Medicina Veterinaria, Rio de Janeiro 1: 117-153. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2017b). Pragmatic classification of the world's Salticidae (Araneae). Ecologica Montenegrina 12: 1-133. 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

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Date Type Reference Detail
2017-09-11 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a