Taxon details

Indopadilla insularis (Malamel, Sankaran & Sebastian, 2015)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-12-29
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Arachnology Division, Sacred Heart College (ADSH), Cochin, Kerala, India; m (856501) (Caleb et al., 2019b)
  • Paratype: Arachnology Division, Sacred Heart College (ADSH), Cochin, Kerala, India; 3m 6f (856502) (Caleb et al., 2019b)
Taxonomic references
Bavia insularis Malamel, Sankaran & Sebastian, 2015: 597, f. 1-2, 4-20 (Dmf).
Indopadilla insularis Caleb et al., 2019b: 572, f. 19-26 (mf, T from Bavia).

Caleb, J. T. D., Sankaran, P. M., Nafin, K. S. & Acharya, S. (2019b). Indopadilla, a new jumping spider genus from India (Araneae: Salticidae). Arthropoda Selecta 28(4): 567-574. doi:10.15298/arthsel.28.4.10 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Malamel, J. J., Sankaran, P. M. & Sebastian, P. A. (2015). First record of the jumping spider genus Bavia Simon, 1877 from India, with the description of a new species. Zootaxa 4007(4): 596-599. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4007.4.11 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

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-12-29 New taxonomic reference entry Caleb et al., 2019b n/a
2019-12-29 Species transferred to new genus Caleb et al., 2019b Species transferred from Bavia to Indopadilla
2015-09-08 New taxonomic reference entry Malamel, Sankaran & Sebastian, 2015 n/a
2015-09-08 New species inserted Malamel, Sankaran & Sebastian, 2015 n/a