Taxon details

Heliophanus apiatus Simon, 1868

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-11-12
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Portugal to Italy. Introduced to USA
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Heliophanus apiatus Simon, 1868b: 677, pl. 7, f. 7 (Dmf).
Heliophanus apiatus Simon, 1937: 1160, 1248, f. 1812-1813 (m).
Heliophanus apiatus Kraus, 1955a: 389, f. 31-34 (mf).
Heliophanus apiatus Cantarella, 1974: 159, f. 1-2, 22-24 (mf).
Heliophanus apiatus Wesołowska, 1986: 39, f. 447-455 (mf).
Heliophanus cf. apiatus Rozwałka, Rutkowski & Bielak-Bielecki, 2013: 130, f. 1-3 (f).

Cantarella, T. (1974). Contributo alla conoscenza degli Heliophanus (Arachnida, Araneae, Salticidae) di Sicilia. Animalia 1: 157-173. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kraus, O. (1955a). Spinnen von Korsika, Sardinien und Elba (Arach., Araneae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 36(5/6): 371-394. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rozwałka, R., Rutkowski, T. & Bielak-Bielecki, P (2013). New data on introduced and rare synanthropic spider species (Arachnida: Araneae) in Poland. Annales Universitatis Mariae Curie-Skłodowska, Lublin-Polonia 68(1): 127-150. doi:10.2478/v10067-012-0028-6 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1868b). Monographie des espèces européennes de la famille des Attides (Attidae Sundewall. - Saltigradae Latreille). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (4) 8: 11-72, 529-726, pl. 5-7. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1937). Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 5e et derniére partie. Roret, Paris, pp. 979-1298. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. (1986). A revision of the genus Heliophanus C. L. Koch, 1833 (Aranei: Salticidae). Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 40: 1-254. 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
2021-11-12 Species distribution update n/a (Old value)
2017-02-01 New taxonomic reference entry Rozwałka, Rutkowski & Bielak-Bielecki, 2013 n/a