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[ Title page]
List of Genera - names beginning with: A
References: Authors beginning with: A
[See also Catalogue: Attus] [See
also Genus: Attus]
Salticidae: Diagnostic Drawings Library
by Jerzy Proszynski 2001
Genus Attus Walckenaer, 1805
not resolved American synonyms
In the XVIIIth and XIXth centuries name Attus was used for majority of Salticidae, later separated into different genera. Today is retained provisionally for those species we do not know yet where to classify
Attus agrestis <=============================> Menemerus bivittatus?
Attus pinus (Evarcha falcata?) <================================> Attus rusticolus
Source: Peckham G.W., Peckham E.G. 1883. Descriptions of new or little known spiders of the family Attidae from various parts of the United States of North America. Milwaukee, 1883: 1-35, 3 pl.
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