Taxon details

Saitis barbipes (Simon, 1868)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-10-17
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Northern Africa, Ivory Coast, southern Europe to Turkey. Introduced to Belgium, Netherlands, Germany
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
  • Syntype: Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.02.2019); mf (A0002267) of Saitis barbipes Simon, 1868
Taxonomic references
Euophrys barbipes Canestrini & Pavesi, 1868: 821.
Attus barbipes Simon, 1868b: 563, pl. 6, f. 9 (Dmf).
Attus scriptus Simon, 1868b: 599, pl. 6, f. 5 (Df).
Salticus blandus Blackwall, 1870b: 412, pl. 15, f. 4 (Df).
Attus scriptus Simon, 1871a: 215 (Dm).
Saitis barbipes Simon, 1876a: 169, pl. 9, f. 6 (mf).
Saitis barbipes Simon, 1901a: 566, f. 675-676 (m).
Attus barbipes Bösenberg, 1903: 431, pl. 41, f. 634 (mf).
Saitis barbipes Kulczyński, 1905a: 544, pl. 14, f. 15-16 (mf).
Saitis barbipes Berland, 1927b: 16, f. 8-10 (mf).
Saitis barbipes Simon, 1937: 1171, 1250, f. 1837-1838 (mf).
Saitis sanctae-eufemiae Kolosváry, 1938a: 303, f. 2, 4-5 (Dmf) [].
Saitis barbipes Kolosváry, 1938a: 304, f. 1 (mf).
Saitis barbipes Kolosváry, 1938d: 583, f. 2a-b (mf).
Saitis sanctaeeufemiae Kolosváry, 1938d: 583, f. 3 (mf).
Saitis barbipes Prószyński, 1976: 151, f. 108, 146, 369-372 (mf).
Saitis barbipes Prószyński, 1984a: 125 (f).
Saitis barbipes Hansen, 1986: 112, f. 21 (f).
Saitis barbipes Żabka, 1987b: 452, f. 1-4 (mf).
Saitis barbipes Fuhn & Gherasim, 1995: 107, f. 47A-F (mf).
Saitis barbipes Pesarini, 1997: 260, f. 10 (m).
Saitis barbipes Metzner, 1999: 57, f. 22a-o (mf).
Saitis barbipes Logunov, 2004b: 274, f. 5-6 (m, S of Saitis sanctaeeufemiae).
Saitis barbipes Trotta, 2005: 172, f. 399 (f).
Saitis barbipes Zhang & Maddison, 2015: 77, f. 479-484, 846-847 (mf).
Saitis barbipes Coşar & Varol, 2016: 162, f. 6, 12, 15-17 (m; N.B.: record belongs most probably to S. tauricus).
Saitis barbipes Prószyński, 2017b: 80, f. 34E, 39I1 (mf).
Saitis barbipes Prószyński, Lissner & Schäfer, 2018: 32, f. 3J,T, 4L (mf).
Saitis barbipes Prószyński et al., 2018: 88, f. 3A-F, 4A-D,G,L,Q (mf).
Saitis barbipes Lecigne, 2020: 53, pl. 2G-H (m).
Saitis barbipes Henrard & Drumont, 2022: 1, f. 1A-I, 2A-H, 3A-G (mf).
Saitis barbipes Wesołowska & Russell-Smith, 2022: 102, f. 59A-C (m).

Berland, L. (1927b). Contributions à l'étude de la biologie des arachnides (2e Mémoire). Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale 66(N&R): 7-31. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1870b). A list of spiders captured by Professor E. Perceval Wright, M. D., in the Province of Lucca, in Tuscany, in the summer of 1863, with characters of such species as appear to be new or little known to arachnologists. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 10(47): 405-434, pl. 15-16. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1870.tb00670.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bösenberg, W. (1903). Die Spinnen Deutschlands. V, VI. Zoologica (Stuttgart) 14(5-6): 385-465, Pl. 37-43. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.6508 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Canestrini, G. & Pavesi, P. (1868). Araneidi italiani. Atti della Società Italiana di Scienze Naturali 11: 738-872. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Coşar, İ. & Varol, M. İ. (2016). Six new records for the spider fauna of Turkey (Araneae: Salticidae). Türkiye Entomoloji Dergisi – Turkish Journal of Entomology 40(2): 157-163. doi:10.16970/ted.25362 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Fuhn, I. E. & Gherasim, V. F. (1995). Familia Salticidae. Fauna Romaniei (Arachnida) 5(5): 1-301. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hansen, H. (1986). Die Salticidae der coll. Canestrini (Arachnida: Araneae). Lavori della Società Veneziana di Scienze Naturali 11: 97-120. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Henrard, A. & Drumont, A. (2022). Updated status of Saitis barbipes (Simon, 1868) (Araneae, Salticidae) in Belgium. Journal of the Belgian Arachnological Society 37(1): 1-11. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kolosváry, G. (1938a). Eine neue Spinnenart: Saitis Santae-Eufemiae n. sp. Zoologischer Anzeiger 121: 303-306. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kolosváry, G. (1938d). Über calabrische Spinnen. Festschrift Embrik Strand 4: 582-585. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1905a). Fragmenta arachnologica. I-IV. Bulletin International de l'Academie des Sciences de Cracovie 1904: 533-568. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lecigne, S. (2020). Sur quelques observations intéressantes d’araignées du Nord et du Pas-de-Calais (France) - 1re note. Le Héron 51(2, 2018): 45-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Logunov, D. V. (2004b). Notes on the collection of Salticidae (Araneae) from the Museum of Natural History 'Enrico Gaffi' in Bergamo, Italy. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 9: 271-275. [correct is 'Enrico Caffi'] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Metzner, H. (1999). Die Springspinnen (Araneae, Salticidae) Griechenlands. Andrias 14: 1-279. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pesarini, C. (1997). I ragni (Arachnida Araneae) del Monte Barro (Italia, Lombardia, Lecco). Memorie della Societa Italiana di Scienze Naturali e del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Milano 27: 251-263. 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. (1984a). Atlas rysunków diagnostycznych mniej znanych Salticidae (Araneae). Zeszyty Naukowe Wyższej Szkoły Rolniczo-Pedagogicznej w Siedlcach 2: 1-177. 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

Prószyński, J., Noordam, A., Oger, P. & Schäfer, M. (2018). Delimitation of Mediterranean genus Iberattus gen. n., with comments on genus Saitis (Araneae: Salticidae). Ecologica Montenegrina 18: 82-98. doi:10.37828/em.2018.18.6 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. (1871a). 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. 9-13. 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

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

Trotta, A. (2005). Introduzione al ragni italiani (Arachnida Araneae). Memorie della Società Entomologica Italiana 83: 3-178. doi:10.4081/memorieSEI.2004.3 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Russell-Smith, A. (2022). Jumping spiders from Ivory Coast collected by J.-C. Ledoux (Araneae, Salticidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 841: 1-143. doi:10.5852/ejt.2022.841.1943 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Żabka, M. (1987b). Salticidae (Araneae) of Oriental, Australian and Pacific Regions, II. Genera Lycidas and Maratus. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 40: 451-482. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhang, J. X. & Maddison, W. P. (2015). Genera of euophryine jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae), with a combined molecular-morphological phylogeny. Zootaxa 3938(1): 1-147. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3938.1.1 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

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-10-17 New taxonomic reference entry Wesołowska & Russell-Smith, 2022 n/a
2022-10-17 Species distribution update Wesołowska & Russell-Smith, 2022 n/a (Old value)
2022-06-15 New taxonomic reference entry Henrard & Drumont, 2022 n/a
2022-06-15 Species distribution update Henrard & Drumont, 2022 n/a (Old value)
2020-03-18 New taxonomic reference entry Lecigne, 2020 n/a
2020-01-05 Taxonomic reference update n/a (Old value)
2020-01-05 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Saitis tauricus Kulczyński, 1905
2018-07-22 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński et al., 2018 n/a
2018-07-21 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, Lissner & Schäfer, 2018 n/a
2017-09-20 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a
2016-09-22 New taxonomic reference entry Coşar & Varol, 2016 n/a
2015-04-28 New taxonomic reference entry Zhang & Maddison, 2015 n/a