Taxon details

Heliophanus stylifer Simon, 1878

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-04-05
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia
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 keyserlingi Simon, 1878b: 208 (Dm).
Heliophanus stylifer Simon, 1878b: 209 (Dm).
Heliophanus stylifer Denis, 1937b: 1053, pl. 5, f. 1-2 (m, Df).
Heliophanus stylifer Wesołowska, 1986: 43, f. 507-513 (mf, S).
Heliophanus stylifer Logunov, 2015a: 67, f. 31-33, 37-39 (m).

Denis, J. (1937b). On a collection of spiders from Algeria. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 106(4): 1027-1060, pl. 1-5. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1936.tb06301.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Logunov, D. V. (2015a). Taxonomic-faunistic notes on the jumping spiders of the Mediterranean (Aranei: Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 24(1): 33-85. doi:10.15298/arthsel.24.1.03 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1878b). Etudes arachnologiques. 8e Mémoire. XIV. Liste des espèces européennes et algériennes de la famille des Attidae, composant le collection de Mr le comte Keyserling. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (5) 8: 201-212. 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
2017-04-05 Species distribution update Schäfer & Klimsa, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2017-04-05 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Schäfer & Klimsa, 2017 Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Heliophanus ramosus Wesolowska, 1986
2015-07-13 New taxonomic reference entry Logunov, 2015a n/a
2015-07-01 New taxonomic reference entry Schäfer, 2015b n/a
2015-07-01 Species distribution update Schäfer, 2015b n/a (Old value)
2015-01-28 Species distribution update Simon, 1885f n/a (Old value)