Taxon details

Plexippoides gestroi (Dalmas, 1920)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-12-21
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Greece, Cyprus, Turkey, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Syria, Iraq, Iran
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Habrocestum gestroi Dalmas, 1920a: 68 (Dmf).
Plexippoides gestroi Prószyński, 1987: 60 (Tmf from Habrocestum).
Plexipoides gestroi Deltshev & Paraschi, 1990: 6, f. 6-7 (m).
Plexippoides gestroi Metzner, 1999: 135, f. 99a-i (mf).
Plexippoides gestroi Prószyński, 2003: 141, f. 566, 575, 575a (mf).
Plexippoides gestroi Wunderlich, 2008f: 716, f. 42-44 (mf).
Plexippoides flavescens Coşar & Varol, 2016: 161, f. 4, 10, 22-23 (f; misidentified per Logunov, 2021: 771).
Plexippoides gestroi Prószyński, 2017b: 33, f. 15C-D, 17Q (mf).
Plexippoides gestroi Logunov, 2021a: 770, f. 9-16, 23-27, 37-40 (mf).
Plexippoides gestroi Seropian et al., 2023: 277, f. 108 (f).

Coşar, İ. & Varol, M. İ. (2016). Six new records for the spider fauna of Turkey (Araneae: Salticidae). Türkiye Entomoloji Dergisi – Turkish Journal of Entomology 40(2): 157-163. doi:10.16970/ted.25362 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dalmas, R. de (1920a). Liste d'araignées de Boudron en Asie Mineure suive d'une étude des espèces méditerranéennes du genre Habrocestum. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 49: 57-69. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Deltshev, C. D. & Paraschi, L. (1990). A contribution to the study of spiders (Araneae: Dysderidae, Salticidae, Agelenidae) in Greece, with a description of a new species (Malthonica spinipalpis Deltshev, sp. n. Agelenidae). Biologia Gallo-Hellenica 17: 3-12. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Logunov, D. V. (2021a). On three species of Plexippoides Prószyński, 1984 (Araneae: Salticidae) from the Mediterranean, the Middle East, and Central Asia, with notes on a taxonomic validity of the genus. Arachnology 18(7): 766-777. doi:10.13156/arac.2020.18.7.766 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Prószyński, J. (1987). Atlas rysunków diagnostycznych mniej znanych Salticidae 2. Zeszyty Naukowe Wyższej Szkoly Rolniczo-Pedagogicznej, Siedlcach, 172 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2003). Salticidae (Araneae) of the Levant. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 53: 1-180. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2017b). Pragmatic classification of the world's Salticidae (Araneae). Ecologica Montenegrina 12: 1-133. doi:10.37828/em.2017.12.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Seropian, A., Bulbulashvili, N., Otto, S., Krammer, H.-J., Kachlishvili, N. & Datunashvili, A. (2023). Picking pearls from the Silk Road: insights into the spider (Arachnida, Araneae) diversity in Georgia from the Caucasus barcode of life project. Part II. Caucasiana 2: 231-297 & Suppl. doi:10.3897/caucasiana.2.e110536 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (2008f). Identification key to the European genera of the jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 5: 698-719, 868. 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
2023-12-21 New taxonomic reference entry Seropian et al., 2023 n/a
2023-12-21 Species distribution update Seropian et al., 2023 n/a (Old value)
2021-03-10 Taxonomic reference added from other taxon n/a (Old value)
2021-03-10 New taxonomic reference entry Logunov, 2021a n/a
2021-03-10 Species distribution update Logunov, 2021a n/a (Old value)
2017-09-20 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a