Maratus speciosus (Pickard-Cambridge O., 1874)
State of knowledge: Accepted


groups of supergroups of genera: pending; supergroups of genera : EUOPHRYOIDA; groups of genera: EUOPHRYINES;

Comments: According to D.E. Hill distributed in Coastal Area of Western Australia, not in NS Wales (personal communication from D.E. Hill).

Distribution: Australia; Australia: Western.


Important publication(s)
Keyserling E. 1883 Die Arachniden Australiens [an instalment of a big paper “Die Arachniden Australiens”, in which Salticidae part was written by L. Koch (1879-1881, p 1045-1271, pl 98-108) and continued by E. Keyserling (1881-1883, p 1272-1489, pl 109-123)].. 1468, illustrations t 123, f 8
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Pickard-Cambridge O. 1874 On some new genera and species of Araneidea. Annals and Magazine of natural History, London (4) 14: 180, illustrations t 17, f 5

Latest Taxonomic scrutiny

Otto J., Hill D.E. 2012b Notes on Maratus Karsch 1878 and related jumping spiders from Australia, with five new species (Araneae: Salticidae: Euophryinae). Peckhamia 103(1): 42-46, illustrations 52-59
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Diagnostic illustration used by permision Otto, J.
Diagnostic illustration used by permision Hill, D.E.

Latest Taxonomic scrutiny

Publications using actual name combination:
Simon 1901a: 564;

Synonyms and combinations (:)
Salticus speciosus: in Pickard-Cambridge O. 1874: 180, illustrations t 17, f 5.
Habrocestum speciosum: in Keyserling 1883: 1468, illustrations t 123, f 8 (is female conspecific? described 9 years later? ).
Saitis speciosum: in Simon 1901a: 564.
Platnick 2012, online/

Collections:(Source: Prószyński J. 1971 b /2003b Internet): HARVARD . LONDON Attus speriosus ; OXFORD ; PARIS ; STOCKHOLM Attus s. ;

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Habrocestum speciosum: Keyserling 1883: 1468, t 123, f 8. Sydney (coll. Simon)..


Maratus speciosus: Otto, Hill 2012b. ©Peckhamia 103(1): 42-46, f [plates] 52-59. By courtesy.


Maratus speciosus: Otto, Hill 2012b. ©Peckhamia 103(1): 42-46, f [plates] 52-59. By courtesy.


Maratus speciosus: Otto, Hill 2012b. ©Peckhamia 103(1): 42-46, f [plates] 52-59. By courtesy.


Maratus speciosus: Otto, Hill 2012b. ©Peckhamia 103(1): 42-46, f [plates] 52-59. By courtesy.


Maratus speciosus: Otto, Hill 2012b. ©Peckhamia 103(1): 42-46, f [plates] 52-59. By courtesy.


Maratus speciosus: Otto, Hill 2012b. ©Peckhamia 103(1): 42-46, f [plates] 52-59. By courtesy.


Maratus speciosus: Otto, Hill 2012b. ©Peckhamia 103(1): 42-46, f [plates] 52-59. By courtesy.