Taxon details

Pseudeuophrys lanigera (Simon, 1871)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-11-02
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Europe, Turkey, Caucasus, Iran?. Introduced to USA
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Attus bimaculatus Simon, 1868b: 585 (m, misidentified).
Attus satageus Simon, 1868b: 606 (Dm, nomen oblitum).
Attus triangulifer Simon, 1868b: 607 (Dm, nomen oblitum).
Attus laniger Simon, 1871: 171 (Dm).
Euophrys lanigera Simon, 1876a: 176, pl. 11, f. 13 (m, Df).
Euophrys triangulifera Simon, 1876a: 196.
Euophrys lanigera Lessert, 1910b: 559, f. 236-238 (mf).
Euophrys lanigera Bristowe, 1930a: 352, f. 2 (m).
Euophrys lanigera Simon, 1937: 1178, 1253, f. 1844-1845 (mf).
Euophrys lanigera Locket & Millidge, 1951: 227, f. 110B-C, 111E (mf).
Phlegra variegata Denis, 1957b: 287, f. 11-12 (Df).
Aelurillus tristis Denis, 1957b: 290, f. 14 (Df).
Euophrys lanigera Braun, 1960: 78, f. 1-7 (mf).
Euophrys lanigera Wiehle, 1967a: 25, f. 113-119 (mf).
Euophrys lanigera Brændegaard, 1972: 171, f. 99 (m).
Euophrys lanigera Prószyński, 1976: 150, f. 97, 141 (mf).
Euophrys lanigera Hęciak & Prószyński, 1984a: 379, f. 15-24 (f, Sm).
Euophrys lanigera Roberts, 1985: 124, f. 51d (mf).
Euophrys lanigera Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 498, f. 1332 (mf).
Euophrys lanigera Roberts, 1995: 197, f. (mf).
Euophrys lanigera Huber, 1995a: 156, f. 5A-B, 9A-B, 13 (mf).
Euophrys lanigera Bellmann, 1997: 234, f. (f).
Euophrys lanigera Roberts, 1998: 211, f. (mf).
Pseudeuophrys lanigera Logunov, 1998b: 117, f. 37-40 (Tmf from Euophrys).
Pseudeuophrys lanigera Duma, 2007c: 260, f. 2A-B, 3A-B (m).
Pseudeuophrys lanigera Wesołowska & Rozwałka, 2008: 39, f. 1-4 (f).
Pseudeuophrys lanigera Ramseyer & Crawford, 2017: 226, f. 1-2 (mf).
Pseudeuophrys lanigera Prószyński, 2017b: 77, f. 33D (mf).
Pseudeuophrys lanigera Prószyński, Lissner & Schäfer, 2018: 60, 22C,F, 23H, 24B-B1, 25E (mf).
Pseudeuophrys lanigera Breitling, 2020: 356, f. 32D (f).
Pseudeuophrys cf. lanigera Zamani et al., 2020: 586, f. 10C-D (f).

Bellmann, H. (1997). Kosmos-Atlas Spinnentiere Europas. Franckh-Kosmos, Stuttgart, 304 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Braun, R. (1960). Eine für Deutschland neue Springspinne, Euophrys lanigera (E. Simon 1871) (Araneae; Salticidae, Heliophaninae, Euophryeae) mit Bemerkungen zu ihren Männchenvarianten. Nachrichten des Naturwissenschaftlichen Museums der Stadt Aschaffenburg 64: 77-85. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brændegaard, J. (1972). Edderkopper eller spindlere II. Danmarks Fauna 80: 1-231. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Breitling, R. (2020). South European spiders from the Duffey collection in the Manchester Museum (Arachnida: Araneae). Arachnology 18(4): 333-362. doi:10.13156/arac.2020.18.4.333 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bristowe, W. S. (1930a). Notes on the biology of spiders. I. The evolution of spiders' snares. II. Aquatic spiders. III. Miscellaneous. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 6(33): 334-353. , 10.1080/00222933008673222, 10.1080/00222933008673223 doi:10.1080/00222933008673221 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Denis, J. (1957b). Zoologisch-systematische Ergebnisse der Studienreise von H. Janetschek und W. Steiner in die spanische Sierra Nevada 1954. VII. Araneae. Sitzungsberichte der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften (I) 166: 265-302. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Duma, I. (2007c). Pseudeuophrys lanigera (Simon, 1871) (Araneae, Salticidae) a new species for the Romanian arachnofauna. Entomologica Romanica 12: 259-261. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hęciak, S. & Prószyński, J. (1984a). Redescriptions of one Aelurillus and two Phlegra species (Araneae, Salticidae) from Spain. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 37: 377-390. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Huber, B. A. (1995a). The retrolateral tibial apophysis in spiders-shaped by sexual selection?. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 113(2): 151-163. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1995.tb00931.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1910b). Catalogue des invertebres de la Suisse. Fasc. 3, Araignées. Musée d'histoire naturelle de Genève, 635 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Locket, G. H. & Millidge, A. F. (1951). British spiders. Vol. I. Ray Society, London, 310 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Logunov, D. V. (1998b). Pseudeuophrys is a valid genus of the jumping spiders (Araneae, Salticidae). Revue Arachnologique 12(11): 109-128. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (1976). Studium systematyczno-zoogeograflczne nad rodziną Salticidae (Aranei) Regionów Palearktycznego i Nearktycznego. Wyższa Szkola Pedagogiczna Siedlcach 6: 1-260. 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

Prószyński, J., Lissner, J. & Schäfer, M. (2018). Taxonomic survey of the genera Euophrys, Pseudeuophrys and Talavera, with description of Euochin gen. n. (Araneae: Salticidae) and with proposals of a new research protocol. Ecologica Montenegrina 18: 26-74. doi:10.37828/em.2018.18.4 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ramseyer, L. J. & Crawford, R. L. (2017). First records of the European species Pseudeuophrys lanigera (Simon, 1871) (Araneae: Salticidae) in North America. Pan-Pacific Entomologist 93(4): 226-228. doi:10.3956/2017-93.4.226 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1985). The spiders of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1: Atypidae to Theridiosomatidae. Harley Books, Colchester, England, 229 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1995). Collins Field Guide: Spiders of Britain & Northern Europe. HarperCollins, London, 383 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1998). Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. 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, pl. 5-7. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1871). Révision des Attidae européens. Supplément à la monographie des Attides (Attidae Sund.). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (5) 1: 125-230, 329-360. 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, pp. 979-1298. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Rozwałka, R. (2008). Pseudeuophrys lanigera (Simon, 1871), new species of jumping spider (Araneae, Salticidae) for Poland. Polish Journal of Entomology 77: 39-41. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wiehle, H. (1967a). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der deutschen Spinnenfauna, V. (Arach., Araneae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 48: 1-36. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zamani, A., Dimitrov, D., Weiss, I., Alimohammadi, S., Rafiei-Jahed, R., Esyunin, S. L., Moradmand, M., Chatzaki, M. & Marusik, Y. M. (2020). New data on the spider fauna of Iran (Arachnida: Araneae), part VII. Arachnology 18(6): 569-591. doi:10.13156/arac.2020.18.6.569 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Metzner, H. (2019). Jumping spiders (Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae) of the world. Online at

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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

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Date Type Reference Detail
2020-11-02 New taxonomic reference entry Zamani et al., 2020 n/a
2020-11-02 Species distribution update Zamani et al., 2020 n/a (Old value)
2020-03-24 New taxonomic reference entry Breitling, 2020 n/a
2018-07-21 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, Lissner & Schäfer, 2018 n/a
2018-01-06 New taxonomic reference entry Ramseyer & Crawford, 2017 n/a
2018-01-06 Species distribution update Ramseyer & Crawford, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2017-09-20 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a
2016-06-09 Species distribution update Koçyiğit, Demir & Seyyar, 2016 n/a (Old value)