Taxon details

Phintelloides jesudasi (Caleb & Mathai, 2014)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-05-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India, Sri Lanka
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Southern Regional Centre, Zoological Survey of India (SRC-ZSI), Chennai, India; m (I/SP 7) (Caleb, 2020b)
  • Paratype: Southern Regional Centre, Zoological Survey of India (SRC-ZSI), Chennai, India; 1f (I/SP 9) (Caleb, 2020b)
  • Allotype: Southern Regional Centre, Zoological Survey of India (SRC-ZSI), Chennai, India; f (I/SP 8) (Caleb, 2020b)
Taxonomic references
Chrysilla jesudasi Caleb & Mathai, 2014b: 63, f. 1-14 (Dmf).
Phintelloides jesudasi Kanesharatnam & Benjamin, 2019: 41, f. 3, 6E-H, 17A-E, 18A-D (mf, T from Chrysilla).
Phintelloides jesudasi Caleb, 2020b: 15739, f. 17E-G, 29B (mf).

Caleb, J. T. D. & Mathai, M. T. (2014b). Description of some interesting jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) from South India. Journal of Entomology and Zoology Studies 2(5): 63-71. 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

Kanesharatnam, N. & Benjamin, S. P. (2019). Multilocus genetic and morphological phylogenetic analysis reveals a radiation of shiny South Asian jumping spiders (Araneae, Salticidae). ZooKeys 839: 1-81. doi:10.3897/zookeys.839.28312 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
2020-05-18 New taxonomic reference entry Caleb, 2020b n/a
2019-04-18 New taxonomic reference entry Kanesharatnam & Benjamin, 2019 n/a
2019-04-18 Species transferred to new genus Kanesharatnam & Benjamin, 2019 Species transferred from Chrysilla to Phintelloides
2019-04-18 Species distribution update Kanesharatnam & Benjamin, 2019 n/a (Old value)
2014-09-29 New taxonomic reference entry Caleb & Mathai, 2014b n/a
2014-09-29 New species inserted Caleb & Mathai, 2014b n/a