Taxon details

Gypogyna forceps Simon, 1900

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-09-27
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Colombia, Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina
Type deposit provide information
  • Syntype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; 2m 1f (Galiano, 1963a)
Taxonomic references
Gypogyna forceps Simon, 1900b: 387 (Dm).
Gypogyna forceps Simon, 1901a: 444, f. 500-501 (m).
Gypogyna forceps Galiano, 1958: 29, f. 3A-C (m, Df).
Gypogyna forceps Galiano, 1963a: 360, pl. XXI, f. 1-3 (mf).
Gypogyna forceps Prószyński, 2017b: 61, f. 27J (m).
Gypogyna forceps Bedoya-Róqueme, Galvis & Martínez, 2018: 2, f. 1-3 (m).
Gypogyna forceps Pett, 2019: 1, f. 2-4 (m).

Bedoya-Róqueme, E., Galvis, W. & Martínez, L. (2018). First record of the genus Gypogyna Simon, 1900 (Araneae: Salticidae: Scopocirini) from Colombia. Peckhamia 161.1: 1-4. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galiano, M. E. (1958). Novedades sobre los géneros Scopocira Simon y Gypogyna Simon (Araneae, Salticidae). Revista de la Sociedad Entomológica Argentina 20: 21-32. 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

Pett, B. L. (2019). First confirmed locality record of Gypogyna forceps Simon, 1900 (Araneae: Salticidae: Salticinae: Scopocirini) from Paraguay. Peckhamia 193.1: 1-3. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2017b). Pragmatic classification of the world's Salticidae (Araneae). Ecologica Montenegrina 12: 1-133. doi:10.37828/em.2017.12.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1900b). Descriptions d'arachnides nouveaux de la famille des Attidae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 44: 381-407. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1901a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 381-668. [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
2019-09-27 New taxonomic reference entry Pett, 2019 n/a
2019-09-27 Species distribution update Pett, 2019 n/a (Old value)
2018-04-22 New taxonomic reference entry Bedoya-Róqueme, Galvis & Martínez, 2018 n/a
2018-04-22 Species distribution update Bedoya-Róqueme, Galvis & Martínez, 2018 n/a (Old value)
2017-09-11 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a