Taxon details

Siler semiglaucus (Simon, 1901)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-07-10
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India to China and Philippines
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
Cyllobelus semiglaucus Simon, 1901a: 549, f. 664 (m).
Cyllobelus semiglaucus Simon, 1901c: 151 (Dm).
Cyllobelus semiglaucus Reimoser, 1925: 91 (Df).
Siler semiglaucus Prószyński, 1984a: 137 (Tmf from Cyllobelus=Natta).
Siler semiglaucus Prószyński, 1985: 73, f. 14-15, 18-20 (m, f misidentified per Caleb et al., 2018: 144, see Chrysilla volupe).
Siler semiglaucus Xie, 1993: 360, f. 18-23 (mf).
Siler semiglaucus Peng et al., 1993: 212, f. 645-753 (mf).
Siler semiglaucus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 568, f. 315M, 316C-D, 329J (mf).
Siler semiglaucus Kulkarni & Joseph, 2015: 7701, images 1a-b, 2a-b, 3a-b, 4 (mf).
Siler semiglaucus Sen et al., 2015: 40, f. 130-135, pl. 13 (m).
Siler semiglaucus Roy, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2016: 10, f. 8A-E, 24F, 27D (f).
Siler semiglaucus Dhali, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017: 37, f. 92-95, pl. 18 (mf).
Siler semiglaucus Peng, 2020: 408, f. 297a-i (mf).

Dhali, D. C., Saha, S. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2017). Litter and ground dwelling spiders (Araneae: Arachnida) of reserve forests of Dooars, West Bengal. World Scientific News 63: 1-242. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulkarni, S. & Joseph, S. (2015). First record of genus Siler Simon, 1889 (Araneae: Salticidae) from India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 7(10): 7701-7703. doi:10.11609/jott.o4266.7701-3 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peng, X. J., Xie, L. P., Xiao, X. Q. & Yin, C. M. (1993). Salticids in China (Arachnida: Araneae). Hunan Normal University Press, 270 pp. 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. (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. (1985). On Siler, Silerella, Cyllobelus and Natta (Araneae, Salticidae). Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 39: 69-85. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Reimoser, E. (1925). Fauna sumatrensis (Beitrag Nr.7). Araneina. Supplementa Entomologica 10: 89-94. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roy, T. K., Saha, S. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2016). A treatise on the jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) of tea ecosystem of Dooars, West Bengal, India. World Scientific News 53(1): 1-66. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sen, S., Dhali, D. C., Saha, S. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2015). Spiders (Araneae: Arachnida) of reserve forests of Dooars: Gorumara National Park, Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary and Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary. World Scientific News 20: 1-339. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1901c). Descriptions d'arachnides nouveaux de la famille des Attidae (suite). Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 45: 141-161. 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

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

Xie, L. P. (1993). New records of Salticidae from China (Arachnida: Araneae). Acta Scientiarum Naturalium Universitatis Normalis Hunanensis 16: 358-361. 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
2020-07-10 New taxonomic reference entry Peng, 2020 n/a
2017-02-08 New taxonomic reference entry Dhali, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017 n/a
2016-09-30 New taxonomic reference entry Roy, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2016 n/a
2015-12-10 New taxonomic reference entry Sen et al., 2015 n/a
2015-09-08 New taxonomic reference entry Kulkarni & Joseph, 2015 n/a
2015-09-08 Species distribution update Kulkarni & Joseph, 2015 n/a (Old value)