The World Spider Catalog, V15 by N. I. Platnick (c) 2000 - 2014 AMNH

Family: SALTICIDAE

Gen. Ballus C. L. Koch, 1850 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:02843]

Transferred to other genera:
B. cinctipes (Banks, 1900) -- see Attidops.
B. decempunctatus Szombathy, 1915 -- see Porius.
B. planus Schenkel, 1936 -- see Rhene.
B. youngi Peckham & Peckham, 1888 -- see Attidops.

In synonymy:
B. depressus poecilopus Förster & Bertkau, 1883 (omitted by Roewer) = B. rufipes (Simon, 1868) (Alicata & Cantarella, 1988: 48).
B. seguipes (Simon, 1868, removed from S of B. biimpressus) = B. chalybeius (Walckenaer, 1802) (Alicata & Cantarella, 1988: 42, sub B. depressus).

Nomina dubia:
B. obscuroides (Canestrini & Pavesi, 1868: 869, m, Italy, originally in Euophrys) -- Brignoli, 1983b: 564.
B. sociabilis Franganillo, 1910: 18, f. 9 (f, Portugal) -- Alicata & Cantarella, 1988: 54.
B. vulpinus (Westring, 1851: 56 (f, Sweden, originally in Attus) -- Alicata & Cantarella, 1988: 54.

mf armadillo (Simon, 1871)....................Corsica, Italy [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:032402]
Attus a. Simon, 1871: 227 (Dmf).
B. a. Simon, 1876a: 204.
B. a. Alicata & Cantarella, 1988: 46, f. 6-8, 17, 23-27 (mf).

mf chalybeius (Walckenaer, 1802) *....................Europe, North Africa to Central Asia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:032403]
Aranea depressa Walckenaer, 1802: 242 (Df; N.B.: preoccupied by Razoumowsky 1789).
Aranea chalybeia Walckenaer, 1802: 245 (Dm).
Attus c. Walckenaer, 1805: 23.
Attus depressus Walckenaer, 1805: 27.
Salticus annulipes Latreille, 1819: 100 (D).
Attus annulipes Walckenaer, 1826: 55 (Df).
Salticus brevipes Hahn, 1832: 75, f. 56 (Df).
Salticus heterophthalmus Wider, 1834: 273, pl. 18, f. 11 (Df).
Euophrys suralis C. L. Koch, 1837b: 34 (Dm).
Euophrys brevipes C. L. Koch, 1837b: 33 (Dm).
Attus c. Walckenaer, 1837: 412 (f).
Attus annulipes Walckenaer, 1837: 417 (Df).
Marpissa brevipes C. L. Koch, 1846: 58, f. 1126 (f).
Attus heterophthalmus C. L. Koch, 1846: 50, f. 1308 (Dm).
Salticus obscurus Blackwall, 1850: 336 (Dm).
B. heterophthalmus C. L. Koch, 1850: 68.
Attus brevipes Westring, 1851: 56.
Attus quinquefoveolatus Doleschall, 1852: 646 (D).
Attus biimpressus Doleschall, 1852: 646 (Dmf).
Salticus obscurus Blackwall, 1861a: 53, pl. 3, f. 28 (m, Df).
Balla heterophthalma Simon, 1864: 311.
Dendryphantes annulipes Simon, 1864: 314.
Dendryphantes brevipes Simon, 1864: 314.
Attus seguipes Simon, 1868b: 631 (Df).
B. depressus Thorell, 1870b: 212.
B. depressus Thorell, 1872a: 370.
B. depressus Simon, 1876a: 203, pl. 11, f. 19 (f, Dm).
B. depressus Menge, 1877: 484, pl. 79, f. 274A (m).
B. obscurus Menge, 1877: 484, pl. 79, f. 274B (mf).
B. depressus Becker, 1882b: 73, pl. 4, f. 4 (mf).
B. depressus Peckham & Peckham, 1895: 166, pl. 15, f. 8 (f).
B. depressus Simon, 1901a: 486, f. 561-564 (mf).
B. depressus Bösenberg, 1903: 445, pl. 43, f. 651 (mf).
B. seguipes Lessert, 1910b: 539 (Dm).
B. depressus Simon, 1937: 1149, 1245, f. 1781-1782 (mf).
B. depressus seguipes Simon, 1937: 1149, 1245.
B. depressus Tullgren, 1944: 32, pl. 2, f. 39-40, pl. 3, f. 41 (mf).
B. depressus Locket & Millidge, 1951: 220, f. 108C-E (mf).
B. depressus Kekenbosch, 1961b: 4, f. 3 (f).
B. depressus Miller, 1971: 134, pl. XIX, f. 1-2 (mf).
B. depressus Braendegaard, 1972: 161, f. 92-93 (mf).
B. c. Flanczewska, 1981: 190, f. 2 (f).
B. depressus Roberts, 1985: 120, f. 49e (mf).
B. depressus Alicata & Cantarella, 1988: 42, f. 3-5, 15, 19-22 (mf, S).
B. c. Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 494, f. 1320 (mf).
B. c. Roberts, 1995: 193, f. (mf).
B. c. Fuhn & Gherasim, 1995: 271, f. 125A-F (mf).
B. depressus Wesolowska, 1996: 25, f. 7A-E, 8A-C (mf).
B. c. Zabka, 1997: 40, f. 54-59 (mf).
B. c. Roberts, 1998: 205, f. (mf).
B. c. Metzner, 1999: 40, f. 6a-g (mf).
B. c. Prószyn'ski, 2003: 37, f. 96-100 (mf).
B. c. Benjamin, 2004b: 27, f. 4A, 17A-D, 18A-C, 19A-E, 20A-D (mf).
B. c. Almquist, 2006: 521, f. 438a-e (mf).
B. depressus Ledoux, 2007: 20, f. 13A (m).
B. c. Wesolowska & Tomasiewicz, 2008: 5, f. 5-12 (f).

f japonicus Saito, 1939....................Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:032404]
B. j. Saito, 1939: 36, f. 5.1, pl. 1, f. 4 (Dmf).
B. j. Saito, 1959: 148, f. 206a-c (f).

f lendli Kolosváry, 1934....................Hungary [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:032405]
B. l. Kolosváry, 1934b: 17, f. 21 (Df).

f piger O. P.-Cambridge, 1876....................Egypt [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:032406]
B. p. O. P.-Cambridge, 1876b: 609 (Df).

mf rufipes (Simon, 1868)....................Europe, North Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:032407]
Attus r. Simon, 1868b: 627, pl. 2, f. 10 (Dmf).
B. depressus poecilopus Förster & Bertkau, 1883: 208 (D).
B. r. Simon, 1937: 1149, 1246.
B. r. Alicata & Cantarella, 1988: 48, f. 9-11, 18, 28-31 (mf, S).
B. r. Szinetár, Gál & Eichardt, 1998: 70, f. 1 (m).
B. r. Metzner, 1999: 40, f. 7a-f (mf).

mf segmentatus Simon, 1900....................Sri Lanka [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:032408]
B. s. Simon, 1900b: 398 (Dm).
B. s. Simon, 1901a: 482, f. 565 (m).
B. s. Benjamin, 2004b: 30, f. 21A-C, 22A-D, 23A-B, 24A-I (m, Df).

f sellatus Simon, 1900....................Sri Lanka [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:032409]
B. s. Simon, 1900b: 398 (Df).

f tabupumensis Petrunkevitch, 1914....................Myanmar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:032410]
B. t. Petrunkevitch, 1914a: 174, pl. 26, f. 19-20 (Df).

mf variegatus Simon, 1876....................Portugal to Italy [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:032411]
B. v. Simon, 1876a: 205, pl. 11, f. 19 (Dm).
B. v. Alicata & Cantarella, 1988: 52, f. 12-14, 16, 32-36 (mf).