Taxon details

Habrocestum egaeum Metzner, 1999

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-06-14
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Greece (Islands, Crete), Turkey
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde, Karlsruhe (SMNK), Germany; m (ARA 02185) (Metzner, 1999)
  • Paratype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Habrocestum egaeum Metzner, 1999, 5 m, 1 f, 1 m (subadult) (60609-141)
Taxonomic references
Habrocestum egaeum Metzner, 1999: 63, f. 28a-m (Dmf).
Habrocestum egaeum Prószyński, 2003: 68, f. 250-251 (f).
Habrocestum egaeum Murphy, in Logunov, 2022a: 82, f. 7 (mf).

Logunov, D. V. (2022a). John Alan Murphy (1922–2021) and his contribution to arachnology. Arachnology 19(Special Issue): 77-103. doi:10.13156/arac.2022.19.sp1.77 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Metzner, H. (1999). Die Springspinnen (Araneae, Salticidae) Griechenlands. Andrias 14: 1-279. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2003). Salticidae (Araneae) of the Levant. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 53: 1-180. 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

Nentwig, W., Blick, T., Bosmans, R., Gloor, D., Hänggi, A., Kropf, C.: Spiders of Europe. Version 05.2018. doi: 10.24436/1

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
2022-06-14 New taxonomic reference entry Logunov, 2022a n/a
2015-07-13 Species distribution update Logunov, 2015a n/a (Old value)