Taxon details

Leptorchestes sikorskii Prószyński, 2000

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-06-10
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Bulgaria, Turkey, Lebanon, Israel
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Leptorchestes berolinensis Prószyński, 1992a: 98, f. 41-43 (m, misidentified).
Leptorchestes berolinensis Metzner, 1999: 36, f. 2a-g (m only, misidentified).
Leptorchestes sikorskii Prószyński, 2000: 246, f. 57-61 (Dmf).
Leptorchestes sikorskii Wesołowska & Szeremeta, 2001: 237, f. 84-89 (mf).
Leptorchestes sikorskii Prószyński, 2003: 84, f;. 325-329 (mf).
Leptorchestes sikorskii Coşar, Danişman & Yıldıran, 2014: 87, f. 4A-C, 5A-B (m).
Leptorchestes sikorskii Prószyński, 2017b: 114, f. 50J-M (mf).
Leptorchestes sikorskii Naumova, Blagoev & Deltshev, 2021: 246, f. 18A-B (m).

Coşar, İ., Danışman, T. & Yıldıran, F. A. B. (2014). The jumping spiders' fauna of Kırıkkale Province (Araneae, Salticidae). Serket 14(2): 83-94. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Naumova, M., Blagoev, G. & Deltshev, C. (2021). Fifty spider species new to the Bulgarian fauna, with a review of some dubious species (Arachnida: Araneae). Zootaxa 4984(1): 228-257. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4984.1.18 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (1992a). Salticidae (Araneae) of the Old World and Pacific Islands in several US collections. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 44: 87-163. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2000). On mostly new species of Salticidae (Aranei) from Levant. Arthropoda Selecta 8(4, 1999): 231-262. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2003). Salticidae (Araneae) of the Levant. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 53: 1-180. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2017b). Pragmatic classification of the world's Salticidae (Araneae). Ecologica Montenegrina 12: 1-133. doi:10.37828/em.2017.12.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Szeremeta, M. (2001). A revision of the ant-like salticid genera Enoplomischus Giltay, 1931, Kima Peckham & Peckham, 1902 and Leptorchestes Thorell, 1870 (Araneae: Salticidae). Insect Systematics & Evolution 32(2): 217-240. doi:10.1163/187631201X00173 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
2021-06-10 New taxonomic reference entry Naumova, Blagoev & Deltshev, 2021 n/a
2021-06-10 Species distribution update Naumova, Blagoev & Deltshev, 2021 n/a (Old value)
2017-09-13 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a
2014-12-08 New taxonomic reference entry Coşar, Danişman & Yıldıran, 2014 n/a
2014-12-08 Species distribution update Coşar, Danişman & Yıldıran, 2014 n/a (Old value)