Taxon details

Hispo georgius (Peckham & Peckham, 1892)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-10-31
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Central, East, Southern Africa, Madagascar
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Leptorchestes georgius Peckham & Peckham, 1892: 52, pl. 4, f. 6 (Df).
Quekettia georgii Peckham & Peckham, 1902: 333 (T from Leptorchestes).
Pseudomarengo inermis Caporiacco, 1947d: 228, pl. 2, f. 63 (Dm) [].
Pseudomarengo rufescens Caporiacco, 1947d: 229, pl. 2, f. 64 (Df).
Pseudomarengo inermis Roewer, 1965: 33, f. 27a-e (mf).
Hispo inermis Wanless, 1981a: 186, f. 5A-J (mf).
Quekettia georgius Prószyński, 1984a: 124 (f).
Pseudomarengo inermis Prószyński, 1987: 82-83, 165 (mf, S).
Hispo inermis Wesolowska & Cumming, 2008: 186, f. 55-66 (mf, S, erroneously used younger name).
Hispo georgii Dawidowicz & Wesołowska, 2016: 446, f. 99-100 (m habitus).

Caporiacco, L. di (1947d). Arachnida Africae Orientalis, a dominibus Kittenberger, Kovács et Bornemisza lecta, in Museo Nationali Hungarico servata. Annales Historico-Naturales Musei Nationalis Hungarici 40: 97-257. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dawidowicz, Ł. & Wesołowska, W. (2016). Jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) of Kenya collected by Åke Holm. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 66(3): 437-466. doi:10.3161/00034541ANZ2016.66.3.010 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peckham, G. W. & Peckham, E. G. (1892). Ant-like spiders of the family Attidae. Occasional Papers of the Natural History Society of Wisconsin 2(1): 1-84. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peckham, G. W. & Peckham, E. G. (1902). Some new genera and species of Attidae from South Africa. Psyche 9(312): 330-335. doi:10.1155/1902/13502 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (1984a). Atlas rysunków diagnostycznych mniej znanych Salticidae (Araneae). Wyższa Szkola Rolniczo-Pedagogiczna, Siedlcach 2: 1-177. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (1987). Atlas rysunków diagnostycznych mniej znanych Salticidae 2. Zeszyty Naukowe Wyższej Szkoly Rolniczo-Pedagogicznej, Siedlcach, 172 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1965). Die Lyssomanidae und Salticidae-Pluridentati der Äthiopischen Region (Araneae). Annales, Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, Sciences zoologiques (Sci. Zool.) 139: 1-86. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wanless, F. R. (1981a). A revision of the spider genus Hispo (Araneae: Salticidae). Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zool.) 41: 179-198. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesolowska, W. & Cumming, M. S. (2008). Taxonomy and natural history of a species rich assemblage of jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae); a long-term study of a suburban site in Zimbabwe. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 58: 167-230. 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

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