Taxon details

Modunda staintoni (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-05-30
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: South Africa to India
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Salticus staintonii O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872: 331, pl. 14, f. 20 (Dm).
Salticus congener O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872: 332 (Df) [].
Modunda phragmitis Simon, 1901c: 160 (Dmf) [].
Hyctia congenera Reimoser, 1919: 107.
Hyctia staintoni Reimoser, 1919: 107.
Modunda phragmitis Prószyński, 1987: 63-64 (mf).
Bianor staintoni Prószyński, 1990: 72 (T from Hyctia = Marpissa, S of Hyctia congenera and Modunda phragmitis).
Modunda staintoni Logunov, 2001a: 277, f. 347-366 (mf, T from Bianor).
Modunda staintoni Prószyński, 2002: 226, f. 16-17 (f).
Modunda phragmitis Prószyński, 2002: 226, f. 18-20 (m).
Modunda staintoni Prószyński, 2003: 98, f. 112, 115-116, 119, 122-132 (mf).
Modunda staintoni Wesołowska & van Harten, 2007: 229, f. 118-123 (mf).
Modunda staintoni Wesołowska & Tomasiewicz, 2008: 26, f. 102-106 (m).
Modunda staintoni Prószyński, 2017b: 51, f. 21P, 22N,S (mf).
Modunda staintoni Parmar & Prajapati, 2023: 23276, image 1, 4-5 (m).

Logunov, D. V. (2001a). A redefinition of the genera Bianor Peckham & Peckham, 1885 and Harmochirus Simon, 1885, with the establishment of a new genus Sibianor gen. n. (Aranei: Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 9(4, 2000): 221-286. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Parmar, S. & Prajapati, D. A. (2023). New distribution records of two jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) from Gujarat, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 15(5): 23276-23278. doi:10.11609/jott.8463.15.5.23276-23278 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1872). General list of the spiders of Palestine and Syria, with descriptions of numerous new species, and characters of two new genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 40(1): 212-354, pl. 13-16. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1872.tb00489.x 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

Prószyński, J. (1990). Catalogue of Salticidae (Araneae): synthesis of quotations in the world literature since 1940, with basic taxonomic data since 1758. Wyższa Szkola Rolniczo-Pedagogiczna w Siedlcach, 366 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2002). Remarks on Salticidae (Aranei) from Hawaii, with description of Havaika gen.n. Arthropoda Selecta 10: 225-241. 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

Reimoser, E. (1919). Katalog der echten Spinnen (Araneae) des Paläarktischen Gebietes. Abhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 10(2): 1-280. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1901c). Descriptions d'arachnides nouveaux de la famille des Attidae (suite). Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 45: 141-161. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Harten, A. van (2007). Additions to the knowledge of jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) of Yemen. Fauna of Arabia 23: 189-269. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Tomasiewicz, B. (2008). New species and records of Ethiopian jumping spiders (Araneae, Salticidae). Journal of Afrotropical Zoology 4: 3-59. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Metzner, H. (2019). Jumping spiders (Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae) of the world. Online at

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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
2023-05-30 New taxonomic reference entry Parmar & Prajapati, 2023 n/a
2017-09-17 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a