Taxon details

Hyllus thoracicus (Thorell, 1899)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-09-12
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Cameroon
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Viciria thoracica Thorell, 1899: 98 (Df).
Viciria thoracica Prószyński & Żabka, 1980: 214, f. 3 (m).
Viciria thoracica Prószyński, 1984c: 435, f. 46-47 (m).
Telamonia thoracica Bodner & Maddison, 2012: 225 (Tf from Viciria).
Hyllus thoracicus Prószyński, 2017b: 36, f. 16H (m, T from Telamonia).

Bodner, M. R. & Maddison, W. P. (2012). The biogeography and age of salticid spider radiations (Araneae: Salticidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 65(1): 213-240. doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2012.06.005 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. & Żabka, M. (1980). Remarks on Oligocene amber spiders of the family Salticidae. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 25: 213-223. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (1984c). Remarks on Viciria and Telamonia (Araneae, Salticidae). Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 37: 417-436. 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

Thorell, T. (1899). Araneae Camerunenses (Africae occidentalis) quas anno 1891 collegerunt Cel. Dr Y. Sjöstedt aliique. Bihang till Kungliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 25(1): 1-105. 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
2017-09-12 New taxonomic reference entry Prószyński, 2017b n/a
2017-09-12 Species transferred to new genus Prószyński, 2017b Species transferred from Telamonia to Hyllus