Taxon details

Heliophanus creticus Giltay, 1932

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Greece (Crete)
Type deposit provide information
  • Paratype: Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS/KBIN), Brussels, Belgium; (Prószyński, 1971e)
Taxonomic references
Heliophanus creticus Giltay, 1932: 36, f. 22 (Dm).
Heliophanus creticus Giltay, 1933: 8, pl. 4, f. 4 (m).
Heliophanus creticus Wesołowska, 1986: 40, f. 467-475 (m, Df).
Heliophanus creticus Metzner, 1999: 99, f. 64a-h (mf).

Giltay, L. (1932). Arachnides recueillis par M. d'Orchymont au cours de ses voyages aux Balkans et en Asie Mineure en 1929, 1930 et 1931. Bulletin du Musée Royal d'Histoire Naturelle de Belgique 8(22): 1-40. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Giltay, L. (1933). Description des arachnides nouveaux recueillis par M. A. d'Orchymont aux Balkans et en Asie Mineure en 1929-31. Acta pro Fauna et Flora Universali, Seria I, Zoologia 1(3-5): 1-8. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Metzner, H. (1999). Die Springspinnen (Araneae, Salticidae) Griechenlands. Andrias 14: 1-279. 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

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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

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