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Maratus nigromaculatus (Keyserling, 1883)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Thorellia nigromaculata (Keyserling, 1883); Ergane nigromaculata Keyserling, 1883 (original combination); Spilargis nigromaculata (Keyserling, 1883); Lycidas nigromaculatus (Keyserling, 1883)

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered in November 2008 (Otto & Hill, 2012:33)

 

Distribution

Queensland, Australia

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

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References

Original scientific description:

Keyserling, E. (1883). Die Arachniden Australiens. Nürnberg. 1: 1421-1489.

 

Other references:

Otto, J. C. and Hill, D. E. (2012). Notes on Maratus Karsch 1878 and related jumping spiders from Australia, with five new species (Araneae: Salticidae: Euophryinae). Peckhamia 103.1: 1-81. [includes photographs on p. 33]

Rainbow, W. J. (1911). A census of Australian Araneidae. Records of the Australian Museum 9: 107-319.

Simon, E. (1903). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Paris, 2: 669-1080.

Żabka, M. 1987. Salticidae (Araneae) of Oriental, Australian and Pacific Regions, II. Genera Lycidas and Maratus. Annales Zoologici 40 (11): 451-482.

Żabka, M. (1991). Studium taksonomiczno-zoogeograficzne nad Salticidae (Arachnida: Araneae) Australii. Wyższa Szkola Rolniczo-Pedagogiczna W Siedlcach. Rozprawa Naukowa 32: 1-110.

 

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