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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Family: Salticidae
Subfamily: Aelurillinae
Genus: Edilemma
Ruiz & Brescovit, 2006
Species: E. foraminifera
Binomial name
Edilemma foraminifera
Ruiz & Brescovit, 2006
1 species

Edilemma is a spider genus of the Salticidae family (jumping spiders) with one described species, which occurs in the State of Tocantins, Northern Brazil.

The female is about 5 mm long, the male slightly smaller.


Further reading[edit]

  • Ruíz, G.R.S. & Brescovit, A.D (2006): Edilemma, a new genus of jumping spider from Tocantins, Brazil (Araneae, Salticidae). Rev. Bras. Zool. 23(2): 364-366. HTML - PDF - doi:10.1590/S0101-81752006000200008 (with diagnostic drawings)