Taxon details

Heliophanus chovdensis Prószyński, 1982

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2024-07-08
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Iran, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, China
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Heliophanus chovdensis Prószyński, 1982: 283, f. 34 (f).
Heliophanus chovdensis Wesołowska, 1986: 222, f. 775 (f).
Heliophanus chovdensis Rakov & Logunov, 1997a: 70, f. 10-20 (mf).
Heliophanus chovdensis Yang, Wang & Zhang, 2024: 114, f. 47-62 (mf).

Prószyński, J. (1982). Salticidae (Araneae) from Mongolia. Annales Historico-Naturales Musei Nationalis Hungarici 74: 273-294. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rakov, S. Y. & Logunov, D. V. (1997a). A critical review of the genus Heliophanus C. L. Koch, 1833, of Middle Asia and the Caucasus (Aranei Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 5(3/4, for 1996): 67-104. 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

Yang, Z. Y., Wang, W. H. & Zhang, J. X. (2024). On a new genus and seven species of Chrysillini from China (Araneae: Salticidae: Salticinae). Zootaxa 5477(2): 101-135. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.5477.2.1 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
2024-07-08 New taxonomic reference entry Yang, Wang & Zhang, 2024 n/a
2024-07-08 Species distribution update Yang, Wang & Zhang, 2024 n/a (Old value)