Taxon details

Pseudicius punctatus (Marples, 1957)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2018-11-09
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Fiji, Samoa, Caroline Is.
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Savaiia punctata Marples, 1957: 388, f. 1 (Df).
Pseudicius punctatus Prószyński, 1990: 298, 316 (N.B.: preoccupied by Denis, 1947, but that name in synonymy).
Pseudicius punctatus Berry, Beatty & Prószyński, 1998: 167, f. 53-54, 60-61 (f).
Pseudicius punctatus Prószyński & Deeleman-Reinhold, 2012: 51, f. 160-162 (f).
Afraflacilla punctata Prószyński, 2017b: 43 (T from Pseudicius; not accepted here, as it is the type species of Savaiia Marples, 1957, which is a syn. of Pseudicius Simon, 1885 per Prószyński, 1990: 316 - and this generic synonymy is not changed or discussed; see also Marusik & Blick, 2019: 90).

Berry, J. W., Beatty, J. A. & Prószyński, J. (1998). Salticidae of the Pacific Islands. III. Distribution of seven genera with descriptions of nineteen new species and two new genera. Journal of Arachnology 26: 149-189. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marples, B. J. (1957). Spiders from some Pacific islands, II. Pacific Science 11: 386-395. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (1990). Catalogue of Salticidae (Araneae): synthesis of quotations in the world literature since 1940, with basic taxonomic data since 1758. Wyższa Szkola Rolniczo-Pedagogiczna w Siedlcach, 366 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. & Deeleman-Reinhold, C. L. (2012). Description of some Salticidae (Aranei) from the Malay archipelago. II. Salticidae of Java and Sumatra, with comments on related species. Arthropoda Selecta 21(1): 29-60. doi:10.15298/arthsel.21.1.04 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

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

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2017-09-10 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a