Taxon details

Carrhotus silanthi Caleb, 2020

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-05-02
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India, Sri Lanka
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: National Zoological Collections, Zoological Survey of India (NZC-ZSI), Kolkata, India; m (6939/18) (Caleb, Bera & Acharya, 2020)
  • Paratype: National Zoological Collections, Zoological Survey of India (NZC-ZSI), Kolkata, India; 1f (6940/18) (Caleb, Bera & Acharya, 2020)
Taxonomic references
Carrhotus silanthi Caleb, Bera & Acharya, 2020: 58, f. 33-56 (Dmf).
Carrhotus silanthi Satkunanathan & Benjamin, 2022: 95, f. 10A-F, 11A-H, 12A-D (mf).

Caleb, J. T. D., Bera, C. & Acharya, S. (2020). New species and synonymies in the genus Carrhotus Thorell, 1891 from India (Aranei: Salticidae: Salticini). Arthropoda Selecta 29(1): 51-66. doi:10.15298/arthsel.29.1.04 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Satkunanathan, A. & Benjamin, S. P. (2022). Phylogenetic placement of Carrhotus Thorell, 1891 with three new species from Sri Lanka (Araneae: Salticidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 817: 78-110. doi:10.5852/ejt.2022.817.1765 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
2022-05-02 New taxonomic reference entry Satkunanathan & Benjamin, 2022 n/a
2022-05-02 Species distribution update Satkunanathan & Benjamin, 2022 n/a (Old value)
2020-03-30 New taxonomic reference entry Caleb, Bera & Acharya, 2020 n/a
2020-03-30 New species inserted Caleb, Bera & Acharya, 2020 n/a