Taxon details

Myrmarachne augusta (Peckham & Peckham, 1892)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m
  • Last updated: 2019-11-30
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Madagascar
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Salticus augustus Peckham & Peckham, 1892: 24, pl. 1, f. 5 (Dm).
Myrmarachne angustiformis Simon, 1901a: 503 (unnecessary replacement name).
Myrmarachne augusta Wanless, 1978a: 109, f. 70A-H (m).
Myrmarachne augusta Wiśniewski & Wesołowska, 2019: 284, f. 1A-C, 2A-D, 3A-D (m).

Peckham, G. W. & Peckham, E. G. (1892). Ant-like spiders of the family Attidae. Occasional Papers of the Natural History Society of Wisconsin 2(1): 1-84. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1901a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 381-668. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wanless, F. R. (1978a). A revision of the spider genera Belippo and Myrmarachne (Araneae: Salticidae) in the Ethiopian region. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zool.) 33: 1-139. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wiśniewski, K. & Wesołowska, W. (2019). Redescription of Myrmarachne augusta (Peckham & Peckham, 1892) (Araneae: Salticidae). Arachnology 18(3): 284-286. doi:10.13156/arac.2019.18.3.284 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
2019-11-30 New taxonomic reference entry Wiśniewski & Wesołowska, 2019 n/a