Updates 2023

NEW ADDITIONS
S.No.NameReference
1Stenaelurillus megamalai Sudhin, Sen & Caleb, 2023Sudhin, P. P., Sen, S. & Caleb, J. T. D. (2023). Two new Stenaelurillus species (Araneae, Salticidae, Aelurillina) from Western Ghats, India. Zoosyatematics & Evolution 99(1): 123–133.
2Stenaelurillus neyyar Sudhin, Sen & Caleb, 2023Ditto
3Myrmarachne spissa (G. W. Peckham & E. G. Peckham, 1892)  Tripathi, R., Jose, A., Nafin, K. S., Babu, N. & Sudhikumar, A. V. (2023a). The first description of the female of Myrmarachne uniseriata Narayan, 1915 and the first report of Myrmarachne spissa (G. W. Peckham & E. G. Peckham, 1892) from India. Peckhamia 289.1: 1-10.
4Steatoda albomaculata (De Geer, 1778)Tripathi, R., Jangid, A.K., Sudhikumar, A.V., Siliwal, M. & Dutta, S. (2023b). Steatoda albomaculata (De Geer, 1778) (Araneae: Theridiidae): An Addition to the Spider Fauna of India. Journal of Bombay Natural History Society 119(3) (in press).
TRANSFERS
S.No.NameTransferred fromReference
1Pancorius manipuriensis (Biswas & Biswas, 2007)MarpissaCaleb, J.T.D.(2023). Deciphering mysteries: On the identity of five enigmatic jumping spiders from Northeast India, China and Philippines (Araneae, Salticidae). Zootaxa 5230(3): 391-400.
IN SYNONYMY
S.No.NameReference
1Marpissa mizoramensis Biswas & Biswas, 2007 = Evarcha flavocincta (C.L. Koch, 1846)Caleb, J.T.D.(2023). Deciphering mysteries: On the identity of five enigmatic jumping spiders from Northeast India, China and Philippines (Araneae, Salticidae). Zootaxa 5230(3): 391-400.
2Phidippus tirapensis Biswas & Biswas, 2006 = Hyllus diardi (Walckenaer, 1837)Ditto
3Hippasa charamaensis Gajbe, 2004 = Hippasa deserticola Simon, 1889Sankaran, P.M. & Caleb, J.T.D. (2023). Notes on Indian wolf spiders: II. Genus Hippasa Simon, 1885 (Araneae: Lycosidae, Hippasinae). Zootaxa 5230(2): 101-152.
4Hippasa madhuae Tikader & Malhotra, 1980 = Hippasa deserticola Simon, 1889Ditto
5Hippasa pisaurina Pocock, 1900 =Hippasa deserticola Simon, 1889Ditto
NOMINA DUBIA
S.No.NameReference
1Hippasa fabreae Gajbe & Gajbe, 1999Sankaran, P.M. & Caleb, J.T.D. (2023). Notes on Indian wolf spiders: II. Genus Hippasa Simon, 1885 (Araneae: Lycosidae, Hippasinae). Zootaxa 5230(2): 101-152.
2Hippasa greenalliae (Blackwall, 1867)Ditto
3Hippasa hansae Gajbe & Gajbe, 1999Ditto
4Hippasa wigglesworthi Gajbe & Gajbe, 1999Ditto
NOMEN NUDUM
S.No.NameReference
1Hippasa haryanensis Arora & Monga, 1994Sankaran, P.M. & Caleb, J.T.D. (2023). Notes on Indian wolf spiders: II. Genus Hippasa Simon, 1885 (Araneae: Lycosidae, Hippasinae). Zootaxa 5230(2): 101-152.
RESURRECTED NAME
S.No.NameReference
1Hippasa pantherina Pocock, 1899Sankaran, P.M. & Caleb, J.T.D. (2023). Notes on Indian wolf spiders: II. Genus Hippasa Simon, 1885 (Araneae: Lycosidae, Hippasinae). Zootaxa 5230(2): 101-152.