- Art Gallery -

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Classis: Arachnida
Ordo: Araneae
Subordo: Opisthothelae
Infraordo: Araneomorphae
Taxon: Neocribellatae
Series: Entelegynae
Sectio: Dionycha
Superfamilia: Salticoidea

Familia: Salticidae
Subfamilia: Amycinae
Tribus: Amycini
Genus: Acragas
Species: A. carinatus – A. castaneiceps – A. erythraeus – A. fallax – A. hieroglyphicus – A. humaitae – A. humilis – A. leucaspis – A. longimanus – A. longipalpus – A. mendax – A. miniaceus – A. nigromaculatus – A. pacatus – A. peckhami – A. procalvus – A. quadriguttatus – A. rosenbergi – A. trimaculatus – A. zeteki
Name

Acragas Simon, 1900

Type species: Acragas longimanus Simon, 1900d: 37
Publications

Simon, E. 1900d: Etudes arachnologiques. 30e Mémoire. XLVII. Descriptions d'espèces nouvelles de la famille des Attidae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France. 69: 27–61.
Galiano M.E. 1968a: Revision de los generos Acragas, Amycus, Encolpius, Hypaeus, Mago y Noegus (Araneae, Salticidae). Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias naturales Bernardino Rivadavia, Entomologia, Buenos Aires 2(3): 267–360.

Acragas is a genus of jumping spiders that was first described by Eugène Louis Simon in 1900.[2] The name is derived from the Greek name of Agrigentum, an ancient city on Sicily.
Species

As of June 2019 it contains twenty species, found only in Central America, South America, and Mexico:[1]

Acragas carinatus Crane, 1943 – Venezuela
Acragas castaneiceps Simon, 1900 – Brazil
Acragas erythraeus Simon, 1900 – Brazil
Acragas fallax (Peckham & Peckham, 1896) – Panama
Acragas hieroglyphicus (Peckham & Peckham, 1896) – Mexico to Panama
Acragas humaitae Bauab & Soares, 1978 – Brazil
Acragas humilis Simon, 1900 – Brazil
Acragas leucaspis Simon, 1900 – Venezuela
Acragas longimanus Simon, 1900 (type) – Brazil
Acragas longipalpus (Peckham & Peckham, 1885) – Guatemala
Acragas mendax Bauab & Soares, 1978 – Brazil
Acragas miniaceus Simon, 1900 – Peru, Brazil
Acragas nigromaculatus (Mello-Leitão, 1922) – Brazil
Acragas pacatus (Peckham & Peckham, 1896) – Central America
Acragas peckhami (Chickering, 1946) – Panama
Acragas procalvus Simon, 1900 – Peru
Acragas quadriguttatus (F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901) – Mexico to Panama
Acragas rosenbergi Simon, 1901 – Ecuador
Acragas trimaculatus Mello-Leitão, 1917 – Brazil
Acragas zeteki (Chickering, 1946) – Panama

References

Gloor, Daniel; Nentwig, Wolfgang; Blick, Theo; Kropf, Christian (2019). "Gen. Acragas Simon, 1900". World Spider Catalog Version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern. doi:10.24436/2. Retrieved 2019-07-05.
Simon, E. (1900). "Etudes arachnologiques. 30e Mémoire. XLVII. Descriptions d'espèces nouvelles de la famille des Attidae". Annales de la Société Entomologique de France. 69: 27–61.

Images

Biology Encyclopedia

Retrieved from "http://en.wikipedia.org/"
All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

Home - Hellenica World