Taxon details

Phintella pygmaea (Wesołowska, 1981)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-11-07
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: China
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museum and Institute of Zoology (MIZ), Polish Academy of Science (PAN), Warsaw, Poland; f (Wesołowska, 1981a)
Taxonomic references
Euophrys pygmaea Wesołowska, 1981a: 49, f. 11-14 (Df).
Euophrys pygmaea Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 509, f. 293E-F, 325G (f).
Phintella pygmaea Logunov & Marusik, 2000: 268 (T from Euophrys).
Phintella pygmaea Peng, 2020: 306, f. 219a-b (f).
Phintella pygmaea Wang et al., 2023e: 49, f. 24A-C, 25A-G (Dmf).

Logunov, D. V. & Marusik, Y. M. (2000). Miscellaneous notes on Palaearctic Salticidae (Arachnida: Aranei). Arthropoda Selecta 8(4, 1999): 263-292. 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

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wang, C., Mi, X. Q., Wang, W. H., Gan, J. H., Irfan, M., Zhong, Y. & Peng, X. J. (2023e). Notes on twenty-nine species of jumping spiders from South China (Araneae: Salticidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 902: 1-91. doi:10.5852/ejt.2023.902.2319 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. (1981a). Salticidae (Aranei) from North Korea, China and Mongolia. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 36: 45-83. 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
2023-11-07 New taxonomic reference entry Wang et al., 2023e n/a
2023-11-07 First description of male Wang et al., 2023e n/a (Old value)
2020-07-09 New taxonomic reference entry Peng, 2020 n/a