Taxon details

Myrmarachne inermichelis Bösenberg & Strand, 1906

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-04-15
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Russia (Far East), Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan
Type deposit provide information
  • Syntype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Myrmarachne inermichelis Bösenberg & Strand, 1906, 1 m (2366-141)
Taxonomic references
Myrmarachne inermichelis Bösenberg & Strand, 1906: 329, pl. 9, f. 128, pl. 14, f. 382 (Dm).
Myrmarachne inermichelis Strand, 1918: 100 (Df).
Myrmarachne inermichelis Saitō, 1933b: 39, pl. 3, f. 7a-b.
Myrmarachne innermichelis Uyemura, 1952: 5, f. 3, B (m).
Myrmarachne inermichelis Oliger, 1984: 126, f. 3 (m).
Myrmarachne inermichelis Yaginuma, 1986a: 242, f. 134.2 (mf).
Myrmarachne inermichelis Bohdanowicz & Prószyński, 1987: 96, f. 160-166 (mf).
Myrmarachne innermichelis Chikuni, 1989b: 160, f. 64 (mf).
Myrmarachne inermichelis Seo, 2001a: 38, f. 5-6 (mf).
Myrmarachne inermichelis Namkung, 2002: 607, f. 43.51a-b (mf).
Myrmarachne innermichelis Cho & Kim, 2002: 110, f. 40, 141-142, 249-250 (mf).
Myrmarachne inermichelis Namkung, 2003: 611, f. 43.51a-b (mf).
Myrmarachne inermichelis Ono, Ikeda & Kono, 2009: 564, f. 25-30 (mf).
Myrmarachne inermichelis Kim & Lee, 2014: 95, f. 67A-E (mf).
Myrmarachne innermichelis Fu, 2018: 138, f. 25-9.A-G, pl. 29 (mf, lapsus).
Myrmarachne inermichelis Peng, 2020: 243, f. 167a-d (mf).
Myrmarachne inermichelis Suguro, 2022: 2, f. 1-4 (m).

Bohdanowicz, A. & Prószyński, J. (1987). Systematic studies on East Palaearctic Salticidae (Araneae), IV. Salticidae of Japan. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 41: 43-151. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bösenberg, W. & Strand, E. (1906). Japanische Spinnen. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 30: 93-422. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chikuni, Y. (1989b). Pictorial encyclopedia of spiders in Japan. Kaisei-sha Publishing Co., Tokyo, 310 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Cho, J. H. & Kim, J. P. (2002). A revisional study of family Salticidae Blackwall, 1841 (Arachnida, Araneae) from Korea. Korean Arachnology 18: 85-169. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Fu, L. N. (2018). Linyphiidae, Phrurolithidae, Salticidae. In: Zhang, F. & Xue, X. F. (eds.) Fauna of Tianmu Mountain. Volume II. Arachnida. Araneae Eriophyoidea. Zhejiang University Press, Hangzhou, pp. 34-46, 102-104, 129-160, pl. 8-11, 21-22, 27-34. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kim, S. T. & Lee, S. Y. (2014). Arthropoda: Arachnida: Araneae: Clubionidae, Corinnidae, Salticidae, Segestriidae. Spiders. Invertebrate Fauna of Korea 21(31): 1-186. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Namkung, J. (2002). The spiders of Korea. Kyo-Hak Publishing Co., Seoul, 648 pp. [2001 in the book, but publ. in 2002 per Platnick] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Namkung, J. (2003). The Spiders of Korea, 2nd. ed. Kyo-Hak Publishing Co., Seoul, 648 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Oliger, T. I. (1984). [Materials for the spiders of the Lazo National Forest]. In: Fauna and Ecology of Arachnids. University of Perm, pp. 120-127. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ono, H., Ikeda, H. & Kono, R. (2009). Salticidae. In: Ono, H. (ed.) The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, pp. 558-588. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peng, X. J. (2020). Fauna Sinica, Invertebrata 53, Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae. Science Press, Beijing, 612 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Saitō, S. (1933b). Notes on the spiders from Formosa. Transactions of the Sapporo Natural History Society 13(1): 32-60, pl. 3. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Seo, B. K. (2001a). Spiders of the genus Myrmarachne (Araneae, Salticidae) from Korea. Journal of the Institute of Natural Sciences, Keimyung University 20(2): 37-41. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1918). Zur Kenntnis japanischer Spinnen, I und II. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82(A11, 1916): 73-113, pl. 1-2. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Suguro, T. (2022). [Small male individual of Myrmarachne inermichelis]. Kishidaia 120: 2-3. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Uyemura, T. (1952). [An ant-like spider, Myrmarachne japonica]. Atypus 1: 5-7. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yaginuma, T. (1986a). Spiders of Japan in color (new ed.). Hoikusha Publishing Co., Osaka, 305 pp., 64 pls. 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

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-04-15 New taxonomic reference entry Fu, 2018 n/a
2022-04-06 New taxonomic reference entry Suguro, 2022 n/a
2020-07-09 New taxonomic reference entry Peng, 2020 n/a
2016-11-23 New taxonomic reference entry Kim & Lee, 2014 n/a
2015-12-16 New taxonomic reference entry Seo, 2001a n/a