Taxon details

Langona davidi (Caleb, Mungkung & Mathai, 2015)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m
  • Last updated: 2020-05-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS), Bengaluru, Karnataka, India; m (QA483) (Caleb, 2020b)
Taxonomic references
Mashonarus davidi Caleb, Mungkung & Mathai, 2015: 5, f. 16-25 (Dm).
Phlegra davidi Logunov & Azarkina, 2018: 112, f. 504-506 (m, T from Mashonarus).
Langona davidi Caleb, 2020b: 15735, f. 17H-J, 29C (m, T from Phlegra).

Caleb, J. T. D., Mungkung, S. & Mathai, M. T. (2015). Four new species of jumping spider (Araneae: Salticidae: Aelurillinae) with the description of a new genus from South India. Peckhamia 124.1: 1-18. 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

Logunov, D. V. & Azarkina, G. N. (2018). Redefinition and partial revision of the genus Stenaelurillus Simon, 1886 (Arachnida, Araneae, Salticidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 430: 1-126. doi:10.5852/ejt.2018.430 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
2020-05-18 Species transferred to new genus Caleb, 2020b Species transferred from Phlegra to Langona
2018-05-02 New taxonomic reference entry Logunov & Azarkina, 2018 n/a
2018-05-02 Species transferred to new genus Logunov & Azarkina, 2018 Species transferred from Mashonarus to Phlegra
2015-05-19 New taxonomic reference entry Caleb, Mungkung & Mathai, 2015 n/a
2015-05-19 New species inserted Caleb, Mungkung & Mathai, 2015 n/a