Taxon details

Evarcha insularis (Metzner, 1999)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-09-30
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Greece, Turkey, Iraq, Iran
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde, Karlsruhe (SMNK), Germany; f (ARA 02186) (Metzner, 1999)
Taxonomic references
Hyllus insularis Metzner, 1999: 150, f. 115a-f (Df).
"Hyllus" insularis Logunov, 2001b: 60, f. 4-7 (Dm, f).
"Hyllus" insularis Wunderlich, 2008f: 719, f. 58-59 (mf).
Hyllus insularis Cosar et al., 2013: 822, f. 5A-B, 6A-D (m).
Hyllus insularis Tabrizi, Rad & Hedayati, 2014: 37, f. 4L-M (f).
Evarcha insularis Schäfer & Breitling, 2018: 68, f. 9-11 (f, T from Hyllus).

Coşar, İ., Elverici, M., Danışman, T. & Kunt, K. B. (2013). Three new genus records of the spider fauna of Turkey (Araneae: Salticidae). Florida Entomologist 96: 818-824. doi:10.1653/024.096.0315 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Logunov, D. V. (2001b). New and poorly known species of the jumping spiders (Aranei: Salticidae) from Afghanistan, Iran and Crete. Arthropoda Selecta 10: 59-66. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Metzner, H. (1999). Die Springspinnen (Araneae, Salticidae) Griechenlands. Andrias 14: 1-279. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schäfer, M. & Breitling, R. (2018). Ein Beitrag zur Springspinnenfauna (Araneae, Salticidae) der griechischen Dodekanes-Insel Rhodos mit der Neubeschreibung von Pseudeuophrys rhodiensis und sechs weiteren Erstnachweisen. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 55: 64-74. doi:10.30963/aramit5512 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tabrizi, S. S., Rad, S. P. & Hedayati, Z. (2014). A faunistic study on the spiders of several metropolis parks in Tehran, Iran. Indian Journal of Arachnology 3(2): 28-39. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (2008f). Identification key to the European genera of the jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 5: 698-719, 868. 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
2018-09-30 Species distribution update Fomichev, Marusik & Koponen, 2018 n/a (Old value)
2018-05-15 New taxonomic reference entry Schäfer & Breitling, 2018 n/a
2018-05-15 Species transferred to new genus Schäfer & Breitling, 2018 Species transferred from Hyllus to Evarcha
2015-02-16 New taxonomic reference entry Tabrizi, Rad & Hedayati, 2014 n/a