Taxon details

Ptocasius montiformis Song, 1991

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-07-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: China
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Ptocasius montiformis Song, 1991a: 163, f. 1A-D (Df).
Ptocasius montiformis Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 543, f. 313T-U (f).
Evarcha digitata Peng & Li, 2002d: 469, f. 1A-D (Dm) [].
Evarcha [?] digitata Prószyński, 2018b: 155, f. 15I (m).
Evarcha digitata Peng, 2020: 127, f. 77a-d (m).
Ptocasius montiformis Peng, 2020: 377, f. 273a-b (f).
Ptocasius montiformis Lin & Li, 2020c: 123 (S of Evarcha digitata).

Lin, Y. J. & Li, S. Q. (2020c). Two new genera and eight new species of jumping spiders (Araneae, Salticidae) from Xishuangbanna, Yunnan, China. ZooKeys 952: 95-128. doi:10.3897/zookeys.952.51849 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peng, X. J. & Li, S. Q. (2002d). Two jumping spiders from Guangxi, China (Araneae: Salticidae). Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica 27: 469-473. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peng, X. J. (2020). Fauna Sinica, Invertebrata 53, Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae. Science Press, Beijing, 612 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2018b). Review of genera Evarcha and Nigorella, with comments on Emertonius, Padilothorax [sic], Stagetillus, and description of five new genera and two new species (Araneae: Salticidae). Ecologica Montenegrina 16: 130-179. doi:10.37828/em.2018.16.12 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X. (1991a). Three new species of the genus Ptocasius from China (Araneae: Salticidae). Sinozoologia 8: 163-168. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. 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

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-07-24 New taxonomic reference entry Lin & Li, 2020c n/a
2020-07-24 Species synonymy Lin & Li, 2020c Ptocasius digitatus synonymized with Ptocasius montiformis
2020-07-10 New taxonomic reference entry Peng, 2020 n/a