Meleon russata (Simon, 1900)
State of knowledge: Incomplete


groups of supergroups of genera: pending; supergroups of genera : pending; groups of genera: SPARTAEINES;

Distribution: Indian O Is; Madagascar.


Important publication(s)
Wanless F.R. 1978f A revision of the spider genus Portia (Araneae, Salticidae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Zoology series) 34 (3): 97-99, illustrations 6A-D
Diagnostic illustrations used by permission of the © Trustees of the Natural History Museum, London,, Editor of the Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Zoology series) and the Author(s).
Diagnostic illustration used by permision Wanless, F.R.

Latest Taxonomic scrutiny

Azarkina G.N., Logunov D.V. 2010 New data on the jumping spiders of the subfamily Spartaeinae (Araneae: Salticidae) from Africa. African Invertebrates,, Pietermaritzburg 50(1): 177-180, illustrations 26-27, 57-69
Diagnostic illustrations used by permission of the © Editor of the African Invertebrates, and the Author(s).
Diagnostic illustration used by permision Azarkina, G.N.
Diagnostic illustration used by permision Logunov, D.V.

Latest Taxonomic scrutiny

Publications using actual name combination:
Wanless 1984a: 195;

Synonyms and combinations (:)
Portia russata Simon 1900b: 381.



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Wanless F.R. 1978f. Bull. brit. Mus. nat. Hist. (Zool.)., London, 34 (3): 97-99, ff. 6A-D. By courtesy


Wanless F.R. 1978f. Bull. brit. Mus. nat. Hist. (Zool.)., London, 34 (3): 97-99, ff. 6A-D. By courtesy


Wanless F.R. 1978f. Bull. brit. Mus. nat. Hist. (Zool.)., London, 34 (3): 97-99, ff. 6A-D. By courtesy


Meleon russata : Azarkina, Logunov 2010. African Invertebrates, 50(1): 177-180, f 26-27. By courtesy


Meleon russata : Azarkina, Logunov 2010. African Invertebrates, 50(1): 177-180, f 57-69. By courtesy


Meleon russata : Azarkina, Logunov 2010. African Invertebrates, 50(1): 177-180, f 57-69. By courtesy