Taxon details

Stenaelurillus lesserti Reimoser, 1934

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-05-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India
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Taxonomic references
Stenaelurillus lesserti Reimoser, 1934b: 504, f. 25-26 (Dmf).
Stenaelurillus lesserti Prószyński, 1984a: 139 (f).
Stenaelurillus lesserti Wesołowska, 2014a: 248, f. 1A-B, 2B-F, 3A-D (mf; f. 2A is Stenaelurillus ilesai per Kanesharatnam & Benjamin, 2020: 9).
Stenaelurillus lesserti Sebastian et al., 2015: 72, f. 4A-C, 5A-G, 6A-C, 7B, 10A-J, 11A-F (mf).
Stenaelurillus lesserti Caleb & Sanap, 2016: 83, f. 1-11 (mf).
Stenaelurillus lesserti Caleb, 2020b: 15741, f. 19E-J, 29H (mf).

Caleb, J. T. D. & Sanap, R. V. (2016). Lessert’s rainbow spider, Stenaelurillus lesserti Reimoser (Araneae: Salticidae: Aelurillina) from new localities in South India. Acta Arachnologica 65(2): 83-87. doi:10.2476/asjaa.65.83 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caleb, J. T. D. (2020b). Spider (Arachnida: Araneae) fauna of the scrub jungle in the Madras Christian College campus, Chennai, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 12(7): 15711-15766. doi:10.11609/jott.5758.12.7.15711-15766 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

Reimoser, E. (1934b). Araneae aus Süd-Indien. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 41: 465-511. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sebastian, P. A., Sankaran, P. M., Malamel, J. J. & Joseph, M. M. (2015). Description of new species of Stenaelurillus Simon, 1886 from the Western Ghats of India with the redescription of Stenaelurillus lesserti Reimoser, 1934 and notes on mating plug in the genus (Arachnida, Araneae, Salticidae). ZooKeys 491: 63-78. doi:10.3897/zookeys.491.8218 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. (2014a). A review of the Asian species of the spider genus Stenaelurillus (Araneae: Salticidae). Oriental Insects 47(4): 246-254. doi:10.1080/00305316.2013.871823 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

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Date Type Reference Detail
2020-05-18 New taxonomic reference entry Caleb, 2020b n/a
2020-02-06 Species distribution update Kanesharatnam & Benjamin, 2020 n/a (Old value)
2020-02-06 Taxonomic reference update n/a (Old value)
2020-02-06 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Stenaelurillus ilesai Kanesharatnam & Benjamin, 2020
2018-05-02 New taxonomic reference entry Logunov & Azarkina, 2018 n/a
2017-01-02 New taxonomic reference entry Caleb & Sanap, 2016 n/a
2015-05-04 New taxonomic reference entry Sebastian et al., 2015 n/a
2014-07-21 Species distribution update Wesołowska, 2014a n/a (Old value)
2014-07-21 New taxonomic reference entry Wesołowska, 2014a n/a