Taxon details

Hypaeus taczanowskii (Mello-Leitão, 1948)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-05-26
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: French Guiana, Guyana, Brazil
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; m (Galiano, 1980b)
  • Syntype: Museo Zoologico di Storia Naturale "La Specola", Università degli Studi di Firenze (MZUF), Florence, Italy; 1m 1f (652, 653) of Mago budoninus (Berdondini & Whitman, 2003)
Taxonomic references
Hypaeus porcatus Simon, 1900d: 45 (misidentified per Galiano, 1966c).
Acragas taczanowskii Mello-Leitão, 1948: 187, f. 27 (Dm) [].
Hypaeus porcatus Caporiacco, 1948a: 698, f. 120 (m, misidentified).
Mago budoninus Caporiacco, 1954: 158, f. 53, 53a-d (Dmf).
Hypaeus taczanowskii Galiano, 1968c: 330, f. 64-69 (mf, T from Acragas, S of Mago budoninus).
Hypaeus taczanowskii Araújo & Ruiz, 2015: 28, f. 1-11 (mf).

Araújo, M. H. S. & Ruiz, G. R. S. (2015). Description of four new species of Hypaeus Simon and redescription of H. taczanowskii Mello-Leitão (Araneae: Salticidae: Amycinae). Zootaxa 3963(1): 27-44. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3963.1.2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caporiacco, L. di (1948a). Arachnida of British Guiana collected in 1931 and 1936 by Professors Beccari and Romiti. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 118(3): 607-747. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1948.tb00402.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caporiacco, L. di (1954). Araignées de la Guyane Française du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris. Commentationes Pontificia Academia Scientiarum 16: 45-193. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galiano, M. E. (1968c). Revision de los géneros Acragas, Amycus, Encolpius, Hypaeus, Mago y Noegus (Salticidae, Araneae). Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales Bernardino Rivadavia (Ent.) 2: 267-360. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1948). Contribuição ao conhecimento da fauna araneológica das Guianas. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 20: 151-196. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1900d). Etudes arachnologiques. 30e Mémoire. XLVII. Descriptions d'espèces nouvelles de la famille des Attidae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 69: 27-61. 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
2020-05-26 Taxonomic reference added from other taxon n/a (Old value)
2015-06-10 New taxonomic reference entry Araújo & Ruiz, 2015 n/a
2015-06-10 Species distribution update Araújo & Ruiz, 2015 n/a (Old value)