Taxon details

Pristobaeus jocosus Simon, 1902

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-02-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India, Indonesia (Sulawesi)
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
Pristobaeus jocosus Simon, 1902d: 391 (Dm).
Pristobaeus jocosus Prószyński, 1987: 81, 4 f. (m).
Pristobaeus cf. jocosus Zhang & Maddison, 2015: 27, f. 424-430 (m, Df).
Pristobaeus jocosus Asalatha et al., 2018: 69, f. 1-3 (f).

Asalatha, P. K., Dhali, D. C., Prasadan, P. K. & Sureshan, P. M. (2018). New record of the jumping spider genus Pristobaeus Simon, 1902 (Araneae: Salticidae) from India. Indian Journal of Arachnology 6(2017): 69-71. [publ. Feb. 2018] 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

Simon, E. (1902d). Description d'arachnides nouveaux de la famille des Salticidae (Attidae) (suite). Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 46: 24-56, 363-406. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhang, J. X. & Maddison, W. P. (2015). Genera of euophryine jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae), with a combined molecular-morphological phylogeny. Zootaxa 3938(1): 1-147. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3938.1.1 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 May 5th, 2016, online at download pdf

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2018-02-13 New taxonomic reference entry Asalatha et al., 2018 n/a
2018-02-13 Species distribution update Asalatha et al., 2018 n/a (Old value)
2015-04-28 New taxonomic reference entry Zhang & Maddison, 2015 n/a