Taxon details

Myrmarachne assimilis Banks, 1930

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-04-27
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Borneo, Philippines
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Myrmarachne assimilis Banks, 1930a: 210, pl. 11, f. 7, 13 (Dmf).
Myrmarachne assimilis Yamasaki & Ahmad, 2013: 510, f. 6A-H, 7A-F (mf).
Myrmarachne assimilis Yamasaki, 2015: 55, f. 8, 19-20 (mf).
Myrmarachne assimilis Prószyński, 2017b: 103, f. 46K (f).
Myrmarachne assimilis Prószyński, 2018b: 161, f. 19K (f).

Banks, N. (1930a). Ant-like spiders of the genus Myrmarachne from the Philippines. Psyche 37: 207-217. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Prószyński, J. (2018b). Review of genera Evarcha and Nigorella, with comments on Emertonius, Padilothorax [sic], Stagetillus, and description of five new genera and two new species (Araneae: Salticidae). Ecologica Montenegrina 16: 130-179. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yamasaki, T. & Ahmad, A. H. (2013). Taxonomic study of the genus Myrmarachne of Borneo (Araneae: Salticidae). Zootaxa 3710: 501-556. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3710.6.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yamasaki, T. (2015). [Studies on taxonomy, biogeography and mimicry of the genus Myrmarachne in Southeast Asia]. Acta Arachnologica 64(1): 49-56. doi:10.2476/asjaa.64.49 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

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Date Type Reference Detail
2018-04-27 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2018b n/a
2017-09-17 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a
2015-12-10 New taxonomic reference entry Yamasaki, 2015 n/a