Taxon details

Rudra geniculata G. W. Peckham & E. G. Peckham, 1885

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-07-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Guatemala, Panama, Colombia
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ), Harvard University, Cambridge, USA; f (890) (Galiano, 1984d)
Taxonomic references
Rudra geniculata Peckham & Peckham, 1885b: 77, pl. 2, f. 9 (Df).
Rudra geniculata Peckham & Peckham, 1894a: 121, pl. 12, f. 3 (f).
Rudra geniculata F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901a: 255, pl. 22, f. 14 (f).
Rudra geniculata Galiano, 1984d: 64, f. 2, 20, 24 (f).
Rudra geniculata Maddison, 1996: 332, f. 54 (figured previously undescribed m).
Rudra geniculata Prószyński, 2017b: 94, f. 42T (m).
Rudra geniculata Bedoya-Róqueme, Lopez-Villada & Nadal, 2020: 2, f. 1-4 (f).

Bedoya-Róqueme, E., Lopez-Villada, S. & Nadal, M. F. (2020). First record of the genus Rudra Peckham & Peckham, 1885 (Araneae: Salticidae: Dendryphantini) from Colombia. Peckhamia 215.1: 1-5. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Galiano, M. E. (1984d). Revision del genero Rudra Peckham y Peckham, 1885 (Araneae, Salticidae). Physis, Revista de la Sociedad Argentina de Ciencias Naturales (Secc. C) 42: 63-72. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Maddison, W. P. (1996). Pelegrina Franganillo and other jumping spiders formerly placed in the genus Metaphidippus (Araneae: Salticidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 154: 215-368. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peckham, G. W. & Peckham, E. G. (1885b). On some new genera and species of Attidae from the eastern part of Guatamala. Proceedings of the Natural History Society of Wisconsin 1885: 62-86. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peckham, G. W. & Peckham, E. G. (1894a). Spiders of the Marptusa group. Occasional Papers of the Natural History Society of Wisconsin 2: 85-156. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1901a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 193-312. [for the exact dates see Lyal, 2011] 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

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-07-24 New taxonomic reference entry Bedoya-Róqueme, Lopez-Villada & Nadal, 2020 n/a
2020-07-24 Species distribution update Bedoya-Róqueme, Lopez-Villada & Nadal, 2020 n/a (Old value)
2017-09-20 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a