Taxon details

Kibo simoni (Lessert, 1925)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-10-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Tanzania
Type deposit provide information
  • Lectotype: Swedish Museum of Natural History (Naturhistoriska riksmuseet), Stockholm (NHRS), Sweden; m (Wesołowska & Szűts, 2021)
  • Paralectotype: Swedish Museum of Natural History (Naturhistoriska riksmuseet), Stockholm (NHRS), Sweden; 2m 13f (Wesołowska & Szűts, 2021)
Taxonomic references
Pochyta simoni Lessert, 1925a: 505, f. 87-91 (Dmf).
Kibo simoni Wesołowska & Szűts, 2021: 35, f. 144-157 (mf, T from Pochyta).

Lessert, R. de (1925a). Araignées du Kilimandjaro et du Merou (suite). 5. Salticidae. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 31: 429-528. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Szűts, T. (2021). A revision of the genus Pochyta Simon, with descriptions of new species (Araneae: Salticidae: Thiratoscirtina). Zootaxa 5052(1): 1-41. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.5052.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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As External Resources, the World Spider Catalog links here to species pages of other databases. They may contain further information for the given species. The databases, listed as External Resources, however, are not managed by World Spider Catalog and the information given there is not necessarily in agreement with the World Spider Catalog. All responsibility for such data is with the external database. (2019). GBIF Home Page (via GBIF API). Available from: [1 September 2019]

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
2021-10-13 New taxonomic reference entry Wesołowska & Szűts, 2021 n/a
2021-10-13 Species transferred to new genus Wesołowska & Szűts, 2021 Species transferred from Pochyta to Kibo
2021-10-13 Species distribution update Wesołowska & Szűts, 2021 n/a (Old value)