Taxon details

Myrmarachne foenisex Simon, 1909

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-07-30
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: West, Central Africa
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumend that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Myrmarachne foenisex Simon, 1909f: 415 (Dm).
Myrmarachne foenisex Giltay, 1929: 25, f. 3-4 (m, Df).
Myrmarachne foenisex Berland & Millot, 1941: 406, f. 96 (mf).
Myrmarachne foenisex Lessert, 1942: 10, f. 5 (f).
Myrmarachne foenisex Wanless, 1978a: 60, f. 33A-G, 34A-E, pl. 1h, 2a, 3e-f (mf).
Myrmarachne foenisex Wesołowska & Russell-Smith, 2011: 583, f. 103-110 (mf).

Berland, L. & Millot, J. (1941). Les araignées de l'Afrique Occidentale Française I.-Les salticides. Mémoires du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris (N.S.) 12: 297-423. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Giltay, L. (1929). Notes arachnologiques africaines. I. Une espèce nouvelle de Dinopis (Dinopis Schoutedeni nov. sp.) du Congo belge. II. Myrmarachne foenisex Sim., araignée myrmécophile oecophylliforme, au Congo belge. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 18: 23-27. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1942). Araignées myrmecomorph du Congo Belge. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 49: 7-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1909f). Arachnides recueillis par L. Fea sur la côte occidentale d'Afrique. 2e partie. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 44: 335-449. [year corrected from 1910 to 1909, see pp. 337, 353, 369, etc.; following Bonnet, contra Roewer] 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

Wesołowska, W. & Russell-Smith, A. (2011). Jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) from southern Nigeria. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 61(3): 553-619. doi:10.3161/000345411X603409 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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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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