Taxon details

Heliophanus curvidens (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-01-04
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Turkey, Caucasus, Israel to China, India
Type deposit provide information
  • Syntype: Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel (NMB), Switzerland (database search of type material, 08.04.2019); Heliophanus berlandi Schenkel, 1963, 1 m (NMB-ARAN-02727 a)
Taxonomic references
Salticus curvidens O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872: 345 (Dm).
Heliophanus curvidens Simon, 1876a: 165.
Heliophanus curvidens Caporiacco, 1935b: 200, pl. 5, f. 2 (m, Df).
Heliophanus berlandi Schenkel, 1963: 399, f. 229a-c (Dmf; preoccupied by Lawrence, 1937).
Heliophanus berlandi Prószyński & Zochowska, 1981: 18, f. 7-11 (mf).
Heliophanus curvidens Prószyński, 1982: 280, f. 33, 36 (m, Df, S).
Heliophanus curvidens Wesołowska, 1986: 45, f. 538-548 (mf, S).
Heliophanus curvidens Prószyński, 1992b: 178, f. 48 (f).
Heliophanus curvidens Rakov & Logunov, 1997a: 75, f. 36-42 (mf).
Heliophanus berlandi Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 513, f. 299P-R, 300B-C (mf).
Heliophanus curvidens Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 514, f. 300D-E, J-L (mf).
Heliophanus curvidens Prószyński, 2003: 72, f. 269-272 (mf).
Heliophanus curvidens Coşar & Danişman, 2013: 213, f. 3A-B, 4A-B (m).
Heliophanus curvidens Peng, 2020: 170, f. 110a-d (m).

Caporiacco, L. di (1935b). Aracnidi dell'Himalaia e del Karakoram, raccolti dalla Missione italiana al Karakoram (1929-VII). Memorie della Società Entomologica Italiana 13: 161-263, pl. 1-7. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Coşar, İ. & Danışman, T. (2013). New records for the spider fauna of Turkey (Araneae: Salticidae). Serket 13(3-4): 211-214. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peng, X. J. (2020). Fauna Sinica, Invertebrata 53, Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae. Science Press, Beijing, 612 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1872). General list of the spiders of Palestine and Syria, with descriptions of numerous new species, and characters of two new genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 40(1): 212-354, pl. 13-16. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1872.tb00489.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. & Żochowska, K. (1981). Redescriptions of the O. P.-Cambridge Salticidae (Araneae) types from Yarkand, China. Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne 51: 13-35. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Prószyński, J. (1992b). Salticidae (Araneae) of India in the collection of the Hungarian National Natural History Museum in Budapest. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 44: 165-277. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Schenkel, E. (1963). Ostasiatische Spinnen aus dem Muséum d'Histoire naturelle de Paris. Mémoires du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris (A, Zool.) 25: 1-481. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1876a). Les arachnides de France. Tome troisième. Roret, Paris, 364 pp., pl. 9-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. 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

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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
2020-07-09 New taxonomic reference entry Peng, 2020 n/a
2020-03-05 Species distribution update Caleb, 2019b n/a (Old value)
2015-02-16 New taxonomic reference entry Coşar & Danişman, 2013 n/a
2015-02-16 Species distribution update Coşar & Danişman, 2013 n/a (Old value)