Taxon details

Pellenes brevis (Simon, 1868)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-05-14
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Portugal, Spain, France, Italy, Germany, Bulgaria, North Macedonia, Greece, Ukraine, Turkey, Cyprus, Iran
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
Attus brevis Simon, 1868b: 48 (Dmf).
Pellenes brevis Simon, 1876a: 99.
Pellenes brevis Simon, 1937: 1233, 1269, f. 1999 (mf).
Pellenes brevis Metzner, 1997: 261, f. 2a-e (mf).
Pellenes brevis Logunov, Marusik & Rakov, 1999: 143, f. 77-79, 87-88, 160-162, 192-196, 206-207, 209 (mf).
Pellenes brevis Metzner, 1999: 125, f. 90a-k (mf).
Pellenes brevis Coşar, 2015: 369, f. 3A-E (m).
Pellenes brevis Lecigne, 2017: 28, f. 13D-E (m).

Coşar, İ. (2015). Four new records for the spider fauna of Turkey (Araneae: Salticidae). Turkish Journal of Zoology 39: 368-371. doi:10.3906/zoo-1405-53 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lecigne, S. (2017). Contribution a la connaissance de l’araneofaune (Araneae) de l’Algarve (Portugal). Description de Theridion bernardi n.sp. (Araneae: Theridiidae) et redécouverte d’Ozyptila perplexa Simon, 1875 (Araneae: Thomisidae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 31: 25-48. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Logunov, D. V., Marusik, Y. M. & Rakov, S. Y. (1999). A review of the genus Pellenes in the fauna of Central Asia and the Caucasus (Araneae, Salticidae). Journal of Natural History 33(1): 89-148. doi:10.1080/002229399300489 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Metzner, H. (1997). Neues zur Springspinnenfauna Deutschlands (Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae). Entomologische Zeitschrift, Frankfurt a.M. 107: 258-264. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Metzner, H. (1999). Die Springspinnen (Araneae, Salticidae) Griechenlands. Andrias 14: 1-279. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1868b). Monographie des espèces européennes de la famille des attides (Attidae Sundewall. - Saltigradae Latreille). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (4) 8: 11-72, 529-726. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1876a). Les arachnides de France. Tome troisième. Roret, Paris, 364 pp., pl. IX-XIII. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1937). Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 5e et derniére partie. Roret, Paris, 979-1298. 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

Nentwig, W., Blick, T., Bosmans, R., Gloor, D., Hänggi, A., Kropf, C.: Spiders of Europe. Version 05.2018. doi: 10.24436/1

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
2018-01-01 New taxonomic reference entry Lecigne, 2017 n/a
2018-01-01 Species distribution update Lecigne, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2015-07-13 Species distribution update Logunov, 2015a n/a (Old value)
2015-04-16 New taxonomic reference entry Coşar, 2015 n/a
2015-04-16 Species distribution update Coşar, 2015 n/a (Old value)
2014-09-17 Species distribution update Hosseini et al., 2014 n/a (Old value)