Taxon details

Helvetia albovittata Simon, 1901

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-12-07
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Galapagos Is., Colombia, Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales (MACN) “Bernardino Rivadavia”, Buenos Aires, Argentina; m (6737) of Helvetia otiosa (Galiano & Maury, 1979)
  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; Helvetia albovittata Simon, 1901 (Prószyński, 1971e)
Taxonomic references
Helvetia albovittata Simon, 1901c: 157 (Df).
Admestina insularis Banks, 1902c: 66, pl. 2, f. 4 (Dm) [].
Helvetia albovittata Galiano, 1963a: 361, pl. XIX, f. 17 (f).
Helvetia otiosa Galiano, 1976c: 54, f. 8-12 (Dm).
Helvetia insularis Galiano, 1989a: 49 (Tm from Admestina, S).
Helvetia albovittata Ruiz & Brescovit, 2008b: 142, f. 13-14 (f, S).
Helvetia albovittata Bedoya-Róqueme, Nadal & Rubio, 2018: 3, f. 4-20 (mf).

Banks, N. (1902c). Papers from the Hopkins Stanford Galapagos Expedition; 1898-1899. VII. Entomological Results (6). Arachnida. With field notes by Robert E. Snodgrass. Proceedings of the Washington Academy of Sciences 4: 49-86. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bedoya-Róqueme, E., Nadal, M. F. & Rubio, G. D. (2018). First record of the genus Helvetia Peckham & Peckham, 1894 (Araneae: Salticidae: Chrysillini) from Colombia and extension of its distribution in Argentina. Peckhamia 175.1: 1-10. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galiano, M. E. (1963a). Las especies americanas de arañas de la familia Salticidae descriptas por Eugène Simon: Redescripciones basadas en los ejemplares típicos. Physis, Revista de la Sociedad Argentina de Ciencias Naturales (C) 23: 273-470. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galiano, M. E. (1976c). Dos neuvas especies del género Helvetia Peckham, 1894 (Araneae, Salticidae). Revista de la Sociedad Entomológica Argentina 35: 51-56. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galiano, M. E. (1989a). Note on the genera Admestina and Akela (Araneae, Salticidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 8: 49-50. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ruiz, G. R. S. & Brescovit, A. D. (2008b). Revision of Helvetia (Araneae: Salticidae: Heliophaninae). Revista Brasileira de Zoologia 25: 139-147. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1901c). Descriptions d'arachnides nouveaux de la famille des Attidae (suite). Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 45: 141-161. 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
2018-12-07 New taxonomic reference entry Bedoya-Róqueme, Nadal & Rubio, 2018 n/a
2018-12-07 Species distribution update Bedoya-Róqueme, Nadal & Rubio, 2018 n/a (Old value)