[Title Page] [List of Genera] Comparison of Drawings] [Regional Keys to Genera] [Descriptions of New Taxa] [Geographical Distribution] [Color Photographs] [Scanning Microphotographs] See also Catalogue of Salticidae [ Title page] List of Genera - names beginning with: A BC DEFG HIJKL MN OPQ RS TUVWXYZ References: Authors beginning with: A BC DEFG HIJKL MN OPQ RS TUVWXYZ [See also Catalogue of Salticidae: Microhasarius ]
Diagnoses of genera
of South East Asia: Microhasarius (3-5; 4-5). This genus consists
only of the type species, M. pauperculus Simon, 1902 from Java and M.
animosus Peckham & Peckham, 1907 from Sarawak. The description by Simon
is brief. The carapace is yellowish-red with a very thin black margin. The cephalus
and each side is black and there are some long whitish-yellow hairs. The abdomen
is almost circular, broad at the front. It is, pale brown with a few dark spots
and there is a short, dark, median stripe anteriorly. Abdomen and female genitalia
drawn by Proszynski, 1987. The authors of M. animosus give a more detailed
description but are not certain that their specimens are congeners.
Distribution: Microhasarius is known only from Java and Sarawak. Murphy & Murphy 2000: 285. By courtesy of the Authors' and the Malaysian Nature Society.
Copyright © for the page by J. Proszynski, 2000.