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[See also Catalogue of Salticidae: Messua felix ] [Genus:
Messua - List of Species]
Salticidae: Diagnostic Drawings Library
by Jerzy Proszynski 2000
Messua felix (Peckham et Peckham, 1901)
No. 3457 Mexico; USA: Texas - introduced to Hawaii
1. Hawaiian specimens by Proszynski (identification courtesy of J.A. Beatty)
2. Provisional display of Xeroxcopies of drawings by Maddison.
3. by F. P.-Cambridge 1901
Source: 1. Original drawings by J. Proszynski, Proszynski J. 2002. Remarks
on Salticidae (Aranei) from Hawaii, with description of Havaika - gen. nov.
Arthropoda Selecta. Moscow, 10 (3): 239, figs 71-74.With Author's and Editor's
permission. 2. Provisional display of Xeroxcopies of drawings by Maddison.
Copyright © for the page by J. Proszynski , 2000. s
3. F. P.-Cambridge 1901. Arachnida. Araneida. 2. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana,
Zoologia: 273, table 23, figs 10. Digitized by courtesy of Miss Gitanjali S.
See also: Maddison 1996: 234 (Maddison states that paplal organ in the microvial
with type belongs to Messua while body to Bagheera, he lists the
species provisionally under Metaphidippus