Taxon details

Pelegrina exigua (Banks, 1892)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Dendryphantes exiguus Banks, 1892a: 75, pl. 5, f. 30 (Df).
Dendryphantes flavipedes Emerton, 1913b: 259, pl. 48, f. 10 (m, misidentified).
Dendryphantes virginis Chamberlin, 1925d: 233 (Dm).
Dendryphantes virginis Kaston, 1938a: 16, f. 8, 12, 14 (m).
Metaphidippus virginis Muma, 1944: 11.
Metaphidippus exiguus Kaston, 1945a: 10 (f).
Metaphidippus exiguus Kaston, 1948: 477, f. 1753-1756 (mf).
Metaphidippus exiguus Kaston, 1973: 112, f. 26-29 (Tmf from Dendryphantes per Roewer).
Metaphidippus exiguus Breene et al., 1993: 72, f. 59A-D (mf).
Pelegrina exigua Maddison, 1996: 281, f. 127, 146-149, 203, 243, 329-337, 342 (Tmf from Metaphidippus).

Banks, N. (1892a). The spider fauna of the Upper Cayuga Lake Basin. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 44: 11-81, pl. 1-5. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Breene, R. G., Dean, D. A., Nyffeler, M. & Edwards, G. B. (1993). Biology, Predation Ecology, and Significance of Spiders in Texas Cotton Ecosystems with a Key to Species. Texas Agriculture Experiment Station, College Station, 115 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. (1925d). Diagnoses of new American Arachnida. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 67: 209-248. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1913b). New and rare spiders from within fifty miles of New York City. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 32: 255-260. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1938a). Notes on little known New England spiders. The Canadian Entomologist 70(1): 12-17. doi:10.4039/Ent7012-1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1945a). New spiders in the group Dionycha with notes on other species. American Museum Novitates 1290: 1-25. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1948). Spiders of Connecticut. Bulletin of the Connecticut State Geological and Natural History Survey 70: 1-874. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1973). Four new species of Metaphidippus, with notes on related jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) from the eastern and central United States. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 92(1): 106-122. doi:10.2307/3225175 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Maddison, W. P. (1996). Pelegrina Franganillo and other jumping spiders formerly placed in the genus Metaphidippus (Araneae: Salticidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 154: 215-368. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Muma, M. H. (1944). A report on Maryland spiders. American Museum Novitates 1257: 1-14. 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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