Chrysilla volupe (Karsch, 1879:552)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Attus volupe Karsch, 1879:552; Phintella volupe (Karsch, 1879:552); Siler semiglaucus Prószyński, 1985:63


Conservation Status






Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Karsch, F. (1879). Arachnologische Beiträge. Zeitschrift für die Gesammten Naturwissenschaften 52: 534-562.


Other references:

Caleb, J. T. D. and Mathai, M. T. (2014). Description of some interesting jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) from South India. Journal of Entomology and Zoology Studies 2(5): 63-71.

Caleb, J. T. D. (2016). New data on the jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) from India. Arthropoda Selecta 25(3): 271-277. doi:10.15298/arthsel.25.3.06

Caleb, John T. D., Sanap, R. V., Patel, K. G., Sudhin, P. P., Nafin, K. S. and Sudhikumar, A. V. (2018). First description of the female of Chrysilla volupe (Karsch, 1879)(Araneae: Salticidae: Chrysillini) from India, with notes on thespecies’ distribution and life history. Arthropoda Selecta 27(2): 143-153.

Kanesharatnam, N. & Benjamin, S. P. (2019). Multilocus genetic and morphological phylogenetic analysis reveals a radiation of shiny South Asian jumping spiders (Araneae, Salticidae). ZooKeys 839: 1-81. doi:10.3897/zookeys.839.28312

Prószyński, J. (1985). On Siler, Silerella, Cyllobelus and Natta (Araneae, Salticidae). Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 39: 69-85.

Thumar, R. H. & Dholakia, A. H. (2018). First record of Chrysilla volupe Karsch, 1879 (Araneae: Salticidae) in agroecosystem of Navsari at Gujarat, India. Research Hub – International Multidisciplinary Research Journal 5(2, 10): 1-4.

Żabka, M. (1988). Salticidae (Araneae) of Oriental, Australian and Pacific regions, III. Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 41: 421-479.


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