Taxon details

Hyllus treleaveni Peckham & Peckham, 1902

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Africa
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Musée Royal de l’Afrique Centrale, Tervuren (MRAC/RMCA), Belgium (database excerpt, Feb. 2019); Hyllus normanae Wanless & Clark, 1975 (122028)
Taxonomic references
Hyllus treleavenii Peckham & Peckham, 1902: 334 (Dj).
Hyllus treleavenii Peckham & Peckham, 1903: 207, pl. 23, f. 3 (Df).
Hyllus moestus Peckham & Peckham, 1903: 208, pl. 23, f. 5 (Df).
Hyllus bevisi Lessert, 1925a: 495, f. 77-78 (Dmf).
Hyllus marleyi Lessert, 1925b: 352, f. 15 (Dmf).
Hyllus normanae Wanless & Clark, 1975: 280, f. 13-14 (Df) [].
Hyllus moestus Wesołowska & Russell-Smith, 2000: 42, f. 84-88 (f).
Hyllus treleaveni Wesołowska & Cumming, 2004: 579, f. 1-30 (f, Sm).
Hyllus treleaveni Wesołowska, 2008: 333 (S).

Lessert, R. de (1925a). Araignées du Kilimandjaro et du Merou (suite). 5. Salticidae. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 31: 429-528. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1925b). Araignées du sud de l'Afrique (suite). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 32: 323-365. 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

Peckham, G. W. & Peckham, E. G. (1903). New species of the family Attidae from South Africa, with notes on the distribution of the genera found in the Ethiopian region. Transactions of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 14: 173-278. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wanless, F. R. & Clark, D. J. (1975). On a collection of spiders of the family Salticidae from the Ivory Coast (Araneae). Revue Zoologique Africaine 89: 273-296. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Russell-Smith, A. (2000). Jumping spiders from Mkomazi Game Reserve in Tanzania (Araneae Salticidae). Tropical Zoology 13(1): 11-127. doi:10.1080/03946975.2000.10531126 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Cumming, M. S. (2004). A redescription and natural history of Hyllus treleaveni Peckham et Peckham, 1902, the largest jumping spider in Africa (Araneae: Salticidae). Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 54: 579-586. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. (2008). Taxonomic notes on the genus Hyllus C. L. Koch, 1846 in Africa (Araneae: Salticidae). Genus 19: 319-334. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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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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