Taxon details

Padillothorax flavopunctus (Kanesharatnam & Benjamin, 2018)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-12-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Sri Lanka
Type deposit provide information
Taxonomic references
Bavirecta flavopuncta Kanesharatnam & Benjamin, 2018: 4, f. 1A-E, 2A-D, 3A-D (Dmf).
Padillothorax flavopunctus Maddison, in Maddison et al., 2020b: 69 (T from Bavirecta).

Kanesharatnam, N. & Benjamin, S. P. (2018). A new genus and three new species of jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) from Sri Lanka. European Journal of Taxonomy 444: 1-24. doi:10.5852/ejt.2018.444 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Maddison, W. P., Beattie, I., Marathe, K., Ng, P. Y. C., Kanesharatnam, N., Benjamin, S. P. & Kunte, K. (2020b). A phylogenetic and taxonomic review of baviine jumping spiders (Araneae, Salticidae, Baviini). ZooKeys 1004: 27-97. doi:10.3897/zookeys.1004.57526 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
2020-12-18 New taxonomic reference entry Maddison et al., 2020b n/a
2020-12-18 Species transferred to new genus Maddison et al., 2020b Species transferred from Bavirecta to Padillothorax
2018-06-19 New taxonomic reference entry Kanesharatnam & Benjamin, 2018 n/a
2018-06-19 New species inserted Kanesharatnam & Benjamin, 2018 n/a