Taxon details

Attulus zimmermanni (Simon, 1877)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-03-29
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Europe, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Russia (Europe to South Siberia), Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, China
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin (ZMB), Germany (database export of type material, March 2019); m (5972, 5972a)
  • Holotype: Zoological Museum of Uppsala University (ZMUU/UUZM), Uppsala, Sweden; f (1041) of Sitticus tullgreni (Holm, 1945a)
  • Syntype: Museum and Institute of Zoology (MIZ), Polish Academy of Science (PAN), Warsaw, Poland; of Attus hungaricus (Prószyński, 1971e)
Taxonomic references
Attus zimmermanni Simon, 1877e: 74 (Dm).
Attus hungaricus Kulczyński, in Chyzer & Kulczyński, 1891: 23, pl. 1, f. 37 (Dmf).
Attus zimmermanni Bösenberg, 1903: 433, pl. 41, f. 637 (m).
Sitticus hungaricus Reimoser, 1919: 104.
Sitticus zimmermanni Simon, 1937: 1192, 1257.
Sitticus tullgreni Holm, in Tullgren, 1944: 29, f. 21B, pl. 2, f. 32 (Df).
Sitticus tullgreni Holm, 1945a: 3, f. (f).
Sitticus tullgreni Kleemola, 1969: 47, f. 2-4 (mf).
Sitticus zimmermanni Prószyński & Staręga, 1971: 289 (S).
Sitticus zimmermanni Harm, 1973: 386, f. 5, 10, 26, 31-32, 39-40, 46-50 (mf).
Sitticus zimmermanni Prószyński, 1975: 216, f. 1d (f).
Sitticus zimmermanni Prószyński, 1976: 156, f. 298 (f).
Sitticus zimmermanni Prószyński, 1980: 24, f. 69-71, 75-76, 79-81 (mf, in part, S).
Sitticus zimmermanni Hu & Wu, 1989: 392, f. 305.6-8 (f) [doubtful per Bauer & Höfer, 2017: 33].
Sitticus zimmermanni Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 518, f. 1384 (mf).
Sitticus zimmermanni Fuhn & Gherasim, 1995: 237, f. 105C, 106G-I, 108C (mf).
Sitticus zimmermanni Wesołowska, 1996: 42, f. 34A-C (mf).
Sitticus zimmermanni Żabka, 1997: 97, f. 376-381 (mf).
Sitticus zimmermanni Kronestedt & Logunov, 2003: 862, f. 2, 6-8, 12-14, 18-20 (mf).
Sitticus zimmermanni Almquist, 2006: 569, f. 475a-e (mf).
Sittiflor zimmermanni Prószyński, 2017a: 43, f. 1A-C, 3H (mf, T from Sitticus).
Sittiflor zimmermanni Prószyński, 2017b: 65, f. 29G, 30H (mf).
Sitticus zimmermanni Peng, 2020: 426, f. 311a-d (mf).
Attulus zimmermanni W. Maddison, in Maddison et al., 2020a: 15 (T from Calositticus).
Attulus zimmermanni Esyunin & Kabdrakhimov, 2023: 25, f. 2C (f).

Almquist, S. (2006). Swedish Araneae, part 2 – families Dictynidae to Salticidae. Insect Systematics & Evolution, Supplement 63: 285-601. download pdf 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

Chyzer, C. & Kulczyński, W. (1891). Araneae Hungariae. Tomus I. Academia Scientarum Hungaricae, Budapest, 170 pp., 4 Pls. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Esyunin, S. L. & Kabdrakhimov, A. A. (2023). New data on the spider fauna of West Kazakhstan Region (Arachnida: Araneae). Bulletin of Perm University, Biology 2023(1): 19-30. doi:10.17072/1994-9952-2023-1-19-30 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

Harm, M. (1973). Zur Spinnenfauna Deutschlands, XIV. Revision der Gattung Sitticus Simon (Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 54: 369-403. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holm, Å. (1945a). Ein Beitrag zur Salticiden-Fauna Schwedens. Arkiv för Zoologi 35(B4): 1-4. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hu, J. L. & Wu, W. G. (1989). Spiders from agricultural regions of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China. Shandong University Publishing House, Jinan, 435 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kleemola, A. (1969). On the spiders of the island group of Krunnit (PP) with some notes on the species Sitticus tullgreni Holm. Aquilo (Zool.) 8: 44-49. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kronestedt, T. & Logunov, D. V. (2003). Separation of two species standing as Sitticus zimmermanni (Simon, 1877) (Araneae, Salticidae), a pair of altitudinally segregated species. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 110(4): 855-873. doi:10.5962/bhl.part.80217 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Maddison, W. P., Maddison, D. R., Derkarabetian, S. & Hedin, M. (2020a). Sitticine jumping spiders: phylogeny, classification, and chromosomes (Araneae, Salticidae, Sitticini). ZooKeys 925: 1-54. doi:10.3897/zookeys.925.39691 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. & Staręga, W. (1971). Pająki-Aranei. Katalog Fauny Polski 33: 1-382. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (1975). Remarks on the origin and composition of the Salticidae fauna of the Nearctic region. Proceedings of the 6th International Arachnological Congress, pp. 216-221. 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. (1980). Revision of the spider genus Sitticus Simon, 1901 (Aranei, Salticidae), IV. Sitticus floricola (C. L. Koch) group. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 36: 1-35. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (2017a). Revision of the genus Sitticus Simon, 1901 s. l. (Araneae: Salticidae). Ecologica Montenegrina 10: 35-50. doi:10.37828/em.2017.10.7 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

Reimoser, E. (1919). Katalog der echten Spinnen (Araneae) des Paläarktischen Gebietes. Abhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 10(2): 1-280. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1877e). Description de deux Salticides d'Europe. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (5) 7(Bull.): 74-76. 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

Tullgren, A. (1944). Svensk Spindelfauna. 3. Araneae (Salticidae, Thomisidae, Philodromidae och Eusparassidae). Entomologiska Föreningen, Stockholm, 138 pp., pl. 1-18. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. (1996). New data on the jumping spiders of Turkmenistan (Aranei Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 5(1/2): 17-53. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Żabka, M. (1997). Salticidae: Pająki skaczące (Arachnida: Araneae). Fauna Polski 19: 1-188. 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
2023-03-29 New taxonomic reference entry Esyunin & Kabdrakhimov, 2023 n/a
2020-07-10 New taxonomic reference entry Peng, 2020 n/a
2020-07-10 Species distribution update Peng, 2020 n/a (Old value)
2020-04-09 New taxonomic reference entry Maddison et al., 2020a n/a
2020-04-09 Species transferred to new genus Maddison et al., 2020a Species transferred from Calositticus to Attulus
2018-09-28 Transferred to other genus after syn. gen Blick & Marusik, 2018 Species transferred from Sittiflor to Calositticus after genus synonymy
2017-09-21 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a
2017-04-11 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017a n/a
2017-04-11 Species transferred to new genus Prószyński, 2017a Species transferred from Sitticus to Sittiflor
2017-02-17 Taxonomic reference update Bauer & Höfer, 2017 n/a (Old value)