Taxon details

Maratus expolitus Prasad, 2022

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-05-12
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria)
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Australian Museum, Sydney (AMS), Australia; m (KS.131127) (Prasad, 2022)
  • Paratype: Australian Museum, Sydney (AMS), Australia; 5m 7f (KS.131128-131134) (Prasad, 2022)
Taxonomic references
Maratus expolitus Prasad, 2022: 2, f. 1-9 (Dmf).

Prasad, M. (2022). Maratus expolitus: a new widespread peacock spider from Australia's east coast (Araneae: Salticidae: Euophryini). Peckhamia 267.1: 1-7. 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
2022-05-12 New taxonomic reference entry Prasad, 2022 n/a
2022-05-12 New species inserted Prasad, 2022 n/a