Taxon details

Thyene coccineovittata (Simon, 1886)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-06-19
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: West, South Africa, Kenya. Introduced to France, Brazil
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumend that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
  • Syntype: Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ), Harvard University, Cambridge, USA; 3m (IZ:20956) of Thyene crudelis (Hill & Mariante, 2019)
  • Syntype: Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ), Harvard University, Cambridge, USA; 6f (IZ:22787) of Thyene pulchra (Hill & Mariante, 2019)
Taxonomic references
Hyllus coccineovittatus Simon, 1886g: 348 (Dmf).
Thyene crudelis Peckham & Peckham, 1903: 229, pl. 25, f. 5 (Dm) [].
Thyene pulchra Peckham & Peckham, 1903: 226, pl. 25, f. 3 (Df) [].
Thyene coccineovittata Berland & Millot, 1941: 371, 373, f. 70-71, 72A (mf, S of Thyene crudelis).
Thyene coccineovittata crudelis Berland & Millot, 1941: 373.
Thyene coccineovittata Wesołowska & Haddad, 2009: 83, f. 176-181, 226-227, 250 (mf).
Thyene pulchra Wesołowska & Haddad, 2009: 88, f. 192-195, 234 (f).
Thyene coccineovittata Oger & Van Keer, 2017: 20, f. 8A-C (m).
Thyene coccineovittata Mariante & Hill, 2019: 1, f. 3-22 (mf, S of Thyene pulchra).
Thyene coccineovittata Hill & Mariante, 2019: 2, f. 1-4 (crudelis), 6 (ogdeni), 9-10 (pulchra) (mf).

Berland, L. & Millot, J. (1941). Les araignées de l'Afrique Occidentale Française I.-Les salticides. Mémoires du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris (N.S.) 12: 297-423. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hill, D. E. & Mariante, R. M. (2019). Review of specimens corresponding to three species of Thyene (Araneae: Salticidae: Plexippini) in the Peckham Collection. Peckhamia 185.1: 1-12. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mariante, R. M. & Hill, D. E. (2019). First report of the African jumping spider Thyene coccineovittata (Araneae: Salticidae: Plexippina) in Brazil. Peckhamia 173.2: 1-23. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Oger, P. & Van Keer, J. (2017). Découverte de trois espèces nouvelles pour la France (Araneae: Gnaphosidae, Linyphiidae, Salticidae). Revue Arachnologique 2 4: 18-21. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peckham, G. W. & Peckham, E. G. (1903). New species of the family Attidae from South Africa, with notes on the distribution of the genera found in the Ethiopian region. Transactions of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 14: 173-278. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1886g). Etudes arachnologiques. 18e Mémoire. XXVI. Matériaux pour servir à la faune des Arachnides du Sénégal. (Suivi d'une appendice intitulé: Descriptions de plusieurs espèces africaines nouvelles). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (6) 5: 345-396. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wesołowska, W. & Haddad, C. R. (2009). Jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) of the Ndumo Game Reserve, Maputaland, South Africa. African Invertebrates 50: 13-103. doi:10.5733/afin.050.0102 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

Nentwig, W., Blick, T., Bosmans, R., Gloor, D., Hänggi, A., Kropf, C.: Spiders of Europe. Version 05.2018. doi: 10.24436/1

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
2019-06-19 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Thyene ogdeni Peckham & Peckham, 1903
2019-06-19 New taxonomic reference entry Hill & Mariante, 2019 n/a
2019-06-19 Species distribution update Mariante & Hill, 2019 n/a (Old value)
2019-06-19 New taxonomic reference entry Mariante & Hill, 2019 n/a
2019-06-19 Species synonymy Mariante & Hill, 2019 Thyene pulchra synonymized with Thyene coccineovittata
2017-08-27 New taxonomic reference entry Oger & Van Keer, 2017 n/a
2017-08-27 Species distribution update Oger & Van Keer, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2016-10-01 Species distribution update Dawidowicz & Wesołowska, 2016 n/a (Old value)