Portia Karsch, 1878

Azarkina, Galina N. & Logunov, Dmitri V., 2010, New data on the jumping spiders of the subfamily Spartaeinae (Araneae: Salticidae) from Africa, African Invertebrates 51 (1), pp. 163-182 : 181

publication ID

https://dx.doi.org/10.5733/afin.051.0103

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6201385

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03923757-F17C-FFEF-2FFB-FDDAFBD9D3FF

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Jeremy

scientific name

Portia Karsch, 1878
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Genus Portia Karsch, 1878

The genus Portia consists of 17 described species (Platnick 2009), distributed mostly in the Afrotropical and Oriental regions (Wanless 1978, 1984 a; Murphy & Murphy 1983), but also in the southern regions of the Palaearctic region (Jastrzębski 1997; Song et al. 1999). Here we provide new faunistic records for two Afrotropical species of Portia .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Salticidae