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

Family: SALTICIDAE

Gen. Eris C. L. Koch, 1846 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:02945]

N.B.: removed from the synonymy of Dendryphantes C. L. Koch, 1837 by Kaston, 1973: 117; not a senior synonym of Paraphidippus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901 (Edwards, 2004: 13, contra Kaston, 1973: 117).

Transferred to other genera:
E. aurantia (Lucas, 1833) -- see Paraphidippus.
E. bettini (Peckham & Peckham, 1888) -- see Zygoballus.
E. brendeli Giebel, 1863 -- see Paraphidippus.
E. disjuncta (Banks, 1898) -- see Paraphidippus.
E. exornata (Peckham & Peckham, 1909 -- see Messua.
E. fartilis (Peckham & Peckham, 1888) -- see Paraphidippus.
E. fontana (Levi, 1951) -- see Paradamoetas.
E. funebris (Banks, 1898) -- see Paraphidippus.
E. inermis (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901) -- see Paraphidippus.
E. limbata (Banks, 1898) -- see Messua.
E. lutea (Peckham & Peckham, 1896) -- see Paraphidippus.
E. marginata (Walckenaer, 1837) -- see Hentzia.
E. marmorata (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901) -- see Paraphidippus.
E. mera (Petrunkevitch, 1911) -- see Paraphidippus mexicanus.
E. nidicolens (Walckenaer, 1802) -- see Macaroeris.
E. nigromaculata (Keyserling, 1885) -- see Dendryphantes.
E. nigropilosa (Banks, 1898) -- see Paraphidippus.

In synonymy:
E. albovittata (C. L. Koch, 1846, T from Plexippus) = E. militaris (Hentz, 1845) (Maddison, 1986: 141).
E. armata (Banks, 1909, T from Dendryphantes) = E. flava (Peckham & Peckham, 1888) (Maddison, 1986: 145).
E. louisiana (Chamberlin, 1924, T from Dendryphantes) = E. militaris (Hentz, 1845) (Kaston, 1972b: 106, sub E. marginata).
E. pinea (Kaston, 1945) = E. rufa (C. L. Koch, 1846) (Edwards, 2004: 5).

m bulbosa (Karsch, 1880)....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:033222]
Philaeus bulbosus Karsch, 1880c: 397, pl. 12, f. 15 (Dm).
Paraphidippus bulbosus Hoffmann, 1976: 65 (Tm from Philaeus).

mf flava (Peckham & Peckham, 1888)....................USA to Hispaniola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:033225]
Dendryphantes flavus Peckham & Peckham, 1888: 39, pl. 1, f. 27, pl. 3, f. 27 (Df).
Dendryphantes flavus Peckham & Peckham, 1909: 473, pl. 37, f. 8, pl. 38, f. 1 (f).
Dendryphantes armatus Banks, 1909b: 167, pl. 45, f. 5 (Dm).
Metaphidippus f. Prószyn'ski, 1971e: 433 (Tmf from Dendryphantes).
E. flavus Kaston, 1972b: 106 (Tmf from Metaphidippus).
E. f. Kaston, 1973: 120, f. 66-67 (mf).
Dendryphantes flavus Prószyn'ski, 1976: 148, f. 34 (f).
E. f. Maddison, 1986: 145, f. 8-13 (f, Sm).
E. f. Maddison, 1996: 331, f. 31 (m).

mf floridana (Banks, 1904)....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:033226]
Dendryphantes floridanus Banks, 1904c: 138, pl. 7, f. 2, 6 (Dmf).
Dendryphantes floridanus Peckham & Peckham, 1909: 462, pl. 37, f. 5 (mf).
Metaphidippus f. Prószyn'ski, 1971e: 433 (Tmf from Dendryphantes).
E. floridanus Kaston, 1972b: 105 (Tmf from Metaphidippus)
E. f. Kaston, 1973: 120, f. 63-65 (mf).
Dendryphantes floridanus Prószyn'ski, 1976: 149, f. 41 (f).

mf illustris C. L. Koch, 1846....................Puerto Rico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:033228]
E. i. C. L. Koch, 1846: 192, f. 1139 (Df).
Prostheclina i. Petrunkevitch, 1911: 696.
E. i. Prószyn'ski, 1990: 305 (Tmf from Saitis per Roewer).

mf militaris (Hentz, 1845) *....................USA, Canada, Alaska [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:033233]
Attus m. Hentz, 1845: 201, pl. 17, f. 10-11 (Dmf).
Plexippus albovittatus C. L. Koch, 1846: 118, f. 1178 (Df).
E. aurigera C. L. Koch, 1846: 189, f. 1237 (Dm).
Euophrys humilis C. L. Koch, 1846: 217 (D).
Icius albovittatus Keyserling, 1885: 502, pl. 13, f. 10 (Df).
E. marginatus Peckham & Peckham, 1886: 281 (misidentification).
Philaeus m. Peckham & Peckham, 1888: 28, pl. 1, f. 19, pl. 2, f. 19 (mf).
Dendryphantes m. Emerton, 1891: 230, pl. 17, f. 1 (mf).
Icius moestus Banks, 1892a: 77, pl. 5, f. 33 (Dm).
Paraphidippus m. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901a: 279, pl. 26, f. 6-7 (mf).
Dendryphantes m. Emerton, 1902: 53, f. 140-141 (mf).
Dendryphantes m. Peckham & Peckham, 1909: 160, pl. 37, f. 1 (mf).
Dendryphantes m. Emerton, 1909: pl. 11, f. 3e (f).
Dendryphantes marginatus Petrunkevitch, 1911: 635.
Dendryphantes m. Comstock, 1912: 685, f. 758-759.
Dendryphantes louisianus Chamberlin, 1924a: 34, pl. 7, f. 51 (Df).
Phidippus molinor Chamberlin, 1925c: 133, f. 49 (Df).
Paraphidippus marginatus Crosby & Bishop, 1928b: 1072.
Metaphidippus marginatus Muma, 1943: 125, pl. XV, f. 8 (m).
Paraphidippus marginatus Chickering, 1944: 180, f. 78-82 (mf).
Paraphidippus marginatus Kaston, 1948: 479, f. 1762-1765, 1782-1784, 2131-2132 (mf).
E. marginatus Kaston, 1972b: 106 (Tmf from Dendryphantes, S).
E. marginata Kaston, 1973: 118, f. 51-54 (mf).
E. marginatus Prószyn'ski, 1976: 150, f. 71, 76, 345-346 (mf).
E. marginata Oehler, 1980: 8, f. 47-53 (mf).
E. m. Maddison, 1986: 141, f. 2-7 (mf, considered oldest available name for species previously misidentified as E. marginata, S).
E. m. Breene et al., 1993: 69, f. 54A-C (mf).
E. m. Maddison, 1996: 332, f. 53, 66, 79 (mf).
E. m. Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 194, f. 2160-2162 (mf).

m perpasta (Chickering, 1946)....................Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:033235]
Paraphidippus perpastus Chickering, 1946: 324, f. 281-283 (Dm).
Dendryphantes perpactus Roewer, 1955c: 1198 (lapsus).
Paraphidippus perpactus Prószyn'ski, 1990: 253 (Tm from Dendryphantes per Roewer).

m perpolita (Chickering, 1946)....................Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:033236]
Paraphidippus perpolitus Chickering, 1946: 326, f. 284-287 (Dm).
Paraphidippus perpolitus Prószyn'ski, 1990: 253 (Tm from Dendryphantes per Roewer).

f riedeli (Schmidt, 1971)....................Ecuador or Colombia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:033238]
Paraphidippus r. Schmidt, 1971: 396, f. 4 (Df).
E. r. Brignoli, 1983c: 637.

mf rufa (C. L. Koch, 1846)....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:033237]
Plexippus rufus C. L. Koch, 1846: 120 (D).
Paraphidippus pineus Kaston, 1945a: 11, f. 54-58 (Dmf).
Paraphidippus pineus Kaston, 1948: 479, f. 1766, 1778, 2128-2130 (mf).
E. pinea Kaston, 1973: 120, f. 58-62 (Tmf from Dendryphantes per Roewer).
E. pineus Prószyn'ski, 1976: 150, f. 72-73 (mf).
Paraphidippus pineus Barrion, Amalin & Ulilang, 1984: 5, f. 4 (m, probably misidentified).
E. r. Edwards, 2004: 5 (resurrected from nomen dubium per Roewer, 1955c: 1635, Smf).

f tricolor (C. L. Koch, 1846)....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:033239]
Plexippus t. C. L. Koch, 1846: 116, f. 1177 (Df).
Paraphidippus t. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901a: 279.
Dendryphantes t. Petrunkevitch, 1911: 642.
E. t. Prószyn'ski, 1971e: 402 (Tf from Dendryphantes).

mf trimaculata (Banks, 1898)....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:033240]
Philaeus trimaculatus Banks, 1898b: 282, pl. 17, f. 18 (Dmf).
Paraphidippus trimaculatus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901a: 278.
Dendryphantes trimaculatus Petrunkevitch, 1911: 643.
E. t. Prószyn'ski, 1971e: 402 (Tmf from Dendryphantes).

mf valida (Chickering, 1946)....................Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:033241]
Paraphidippus validus Chickering, 1946: 330, f. 288-291 (Dmf).
Paraphidippus validus Prószyn'ski, 1990: 253 (Tmf from Dendryphantes per Roewer).
Paraphidippus validus Maddison, 1996: 332, f. 56 (m).