Taxon details

Myrmarachne robusta (Peckham & Peckham, 1892)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-02-08
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India, Myanmar
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Salticus robustus Peckham & Peckham, 1892: 27, pl. 2, f. 2 (Dm).
Myrmarachne robusta Roewer, 1955c: 949.
Myrmarachne maratha Tikader, 1973b: 65, f. 12-15 (Dmf) [].
Myrmarachne maratha Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 105, f. 195-197 (mf).
Myrmarachne maratha Sen et al., 2015: 42, f. 142-146, pl. 14 (f).
Myrmarachne robusta Benjamin, 2015b: 2660, f. 41A-B (m, Sf).
Myrmarachne robusta Dhali, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017: 38, f. 100-104, pl. 17 (f).

Benjamin, S. P. (2015b). Model mimics: antlike jumping spiders of the genus Myrmarachne from Sri Lanka. Journal of Natural History 49(43-44): 2609-2666. doi:10.1080/00222933.2015.1034209 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dhali, D. C., Saha, S. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2017). Litter and ground dwelling spiders (Araneae: Arachnida) of reserve forests of Dooars, West Bengal. World Scientific News 63: 1-242. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Roewer, C. F. (1955c). Katalog der Araneae von 1758 bis 1940, bzw. 1954. 2. Band, Abt. a (Lycosaeformia, Dionycha [excl. Salticiformia]). 2. Band, Abt. b (Salticiformia, Cribellata) (Synonyma-Verzeichnis, Gesamtindex). Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Bruxelles, 1751 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sen, S., Dhali, D. C., Saha, S. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2015). Spiders (Araneae: Arachnida) of Reserve Forests of Dooars: Gorumara National Park, Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary and Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary. World Scientific News 20: 1-339. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. (1973b). Studies on some ant-like spiders from India (family: Salticidae). Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Science 78(B): 59-67. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. & Biswas, B. (1981). Spider fauna of Calcutta and vicinity: Part-I. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Occasional Paper 30: 1-149. 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
2017-02-08 New taxonomic reference entry Dhali, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017 n/a
2015-12-10 New taxonomic reference entry Sen et al., 2015 n/a
2015-10-29 New taxonomic reference entry Benjamin, 2015b n/a
2015-10-29 Species distribution update Benjamin, 2015b n/a (Old value)
2015-10-29 Species synonymy Benjamin, 2015b Myrmarachne maratha synonymized with Myrmarachne robusta