Taxon details

Harmochirus insulanus (Kishida, 1914)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-04-01
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: China, Korea, Japan, Vietnam
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Harmochirus brachiatus Bösenberg & Strand, 1906: 373, pl. 9, f. 147, pl. 13, f. 356 (mf, misidentified).
Chirothecia insulana Kishida, 1914c: 226, 2 figs. (Df; N.B.: omitted from all previous catalogs).
Harmochirus brachiatus Kawana & Matsumoto, 1986: 70, f. 2G-J (mf, misidentified).
Harmochirus brachiatus Yaginuma, 1986a: 236, f. 131.3 (m, misidentified).
Harmochirus pullus Bohdanowicz & Prószyński, 1987: 57, f. 42-44 (m, misidentified).
Harmochirus brachiatus Chikuni, 1989b: 147, f. 3 (mf, misidentified).
Harmochirus brachiatus Peng et al., 1993: 79, f. 229-241 (mf, misidentified).
Harmochirus insulanus Logunov, Ikeda & Ono, 1997: 3, f. 1-8 (Tf from Chirothecia, Dm; N.B.: previously misidentified as H. brachiatus or H. pullus).
Harmochirus insulanus Logunov, 2001a: 253, f. 194-203 (mf).
Harmochirus insulanus Ono, Ikeda & Kono, 2009: 583, f. 248-251 (mf).
Harmochirus insulanus Kim & Lee, 2014: 71, f. 51A-D, pl. 13 (mf).

Bohdanowicz, A. & Prószyński, J. (1987). Systematic studies on East Palaearctic Salticidae (Araneae), IV. Salticidae of Japan. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 41: 43-151. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bösenberg, W. & Strand, E. (1906). Japanische Spinnen. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 30: 93-422. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chikuni, Y. (1989b). Pictorial encyclopedia of spiders in Japan. Kaisei-sha Publishing Co., Tokyo, 310 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kawana, T. & Matsumoto, S. (1986). [Checklist of spiders from Chiba Prefecture, I]. Chiba-seibutsu-shi 35: 70-77. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kim, S. T. & Lee, S. Y. (2014). Arthropoda: Arachnida: Araneae: Clubionidae, Corinnidae, Salticidae, Segestriidae. Spiders. Invertebrate Fauna of Korea 21(31): 1-186. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kishida, K. (1914c). Japanese spiders (11). Kagaku-sekai [The Scientific World] 8(3): 223-226 = 31-34. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Logunov, D. V., Ikeda, H. & Ono, H. (1997). Jumping spiders of the genera Harmochirus, Bianor and Stertinius (Araneae, Salticidae) from Japan. Bulletin of the National Museum of Nature and Science Tokyo (A) 23: 1-16. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Logunov, D. V. (2001a). A redefinition of the genera Bianor Peckham & Peckham, 1885 and Harmochirus Simon, 1885, with the establishment of a new genus Sibianor gen. n. (Aranei: Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 9: 221-286. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ono, H., Ikeda, H. & Kono, R. (2009). Salticidae. In: Ono, H. (ed.) The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, pp. 558-588. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peng, X. J., Xie, L. P., Xiao, X. Q. & Yin, C. M. (1993). Salticids in China (Arachniuda: Araneae). Hunan Normal University Press, 270 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yaginuma, T. (1986a). Spiders of Japan in color (new ed.). Hoikusha Publishing Co., Osaka, 305 pp., 64 pls. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

* Disclaimer
As External Resources, the World Spider Catalog links here to species pages of other databases. They may contain further information for the given species. The databases, listed as External Resources, however, are not managed by World Spider Catalog and the information given there is not necessarily in agreement with the World Spider Catalog. All responsibility for such data is with the external database. (2019). GBIF Home Page (via GBIF API). Available from: [1 September 2019]

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
2019-04-01 Species distribution update Logunov, 2019 n/a (Old value)
2016-11-23 New taxonomic reference entry Kim & Lee, 2014 n/a