Plexippus (spider)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Plexippus (genus))
Jump to: navigation, search
Plexippus
Plexippus setipes(Male).jpg
Plexippus setipes
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Family: Salticidae
Subfamily: Plexippinae
Genus: Plexippus
C. L. Koch, 1846
Type species
Attus paykullii
Audouin, 1826
Species

see text

Diversity
41 species

Plexippus is a spider genus of the Salticidae family (jumping spiders), described by Audouin in 1826.[1]

Name[edit]

In Greek mythology, Plexippus participated in the hunt for the Calydonian Boar.

Species[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gen. Plexippus C. L. Koch, 1846". World Spider Catalog. Retrieved 25 May 2016. 

External links[edit]