Taxon details

Afraflacilla tamaricis (Simon, 1885)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-12-31
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: North Africa, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Yemen
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
Pseudicius tamaricis Simon, 1885i: 2 (Dmf).
Pseudicius tamaricis Simon, 1901a: 614, f. 737.
Pseudicius punctatus Denis, 1947a: 70, pl. 6, f. 4-6 (Dmf) [].
Pseudicius tamaricis Prószyński, 1987: 52-54 (mf).
Pseudicius punctatus Prószyński, 1987: 53-54 (f).
Pseudicius tamaricis Prószyński, 1989a: 54, f. 56-63 (mf, S of Pseudicius punctatus).
Pseudicius tamaricis Prószyński, 2003: 154, f. 614-622 (mf).
Pseudicius tamaricis Wesołowska & van Harten, 2007: 253, f. 182-186 (f).
Afraflacilla tamaricis Miñano & Tamajón, 2017: 75, f. 4c, 5c (mf).
Afraflacilla tamaricis Prószyński, 2017b: 43, f. 19A (mf, T from Pseudicius).

Denis, J. (1947a). Results of the Armstrong College expedition to Siwa Oasis (Libyan desert), 1935. Spiders [Araneae]. Bulletin de la Société Fouad 1er d'Entomologie 31: 17-103, pl. 1-6. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Miñano, J. & Tamajón, R. (2017). Descripción de una nueva especie de Afraflacilla Berland & Millot, 1941 (Araneae: Salticidae) del área del Mediterráneo occidental. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 31: 71-81. 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. (1989a). Salticidae (Araneae) of Saudi Arabia. Fauna Saudi Arabia 10: 31-64. 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

Simon, E. (1885i). Etudes sur les Arachnides recueillis en Tunisie en 1883 et 1884 par MM. A. Letourneux, M. Sédillot et Valéry Mayet, membres de la mission de l'Exploration scientifique de la Tunisie. In: Exploration scientifique de la Tunisie, publiée sous les auspices du Ministère de l'instruction publique. Zoologie – Arachnides. Imprimerie nationale, Paris, 55 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1901a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 381-668. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Harten, A. van (2007). Additions to the knowledge of jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) of Yemen. Fauna of Arabia 23: 189-269. 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
2017-12-31 New taxonomic reference entry Miñano & Tamajón, 2017 n/a
2017-09-10 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a
2017-09-10 Species transferred to new genus Prószyński, 2017b Species transferred from Pseudicius to Afraflacilla