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

Family: SALTICIDAE

Gen. Metacyrba F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:03070]

N.B.: removed from the synonymy of Fuentes Peckham & Peckham, 1894 by Barnes, 1958: 29; considered a senior synonym of Parkella Chickering, 1946 by Edwards, 2006: 195.

Transferred to other genera:
M. arizonensis Barnes, 1958 -- see Platycryptus.
M. californica (Peckham & Peckham, 1888) -- see Platycryptus.
M. nigrosecta (Mello-Leitão, 1945) -- see Balmaceda.
M. undata (De Geer, 1778) -- see Platycryptus.

In synonymy:
M. franganilloi (Caporiacco, 1955) = M. venusta (Chickering, 1946) (Edwards, 2006: 207).
M. fusca (Chickering, 1946) = M. venusta (Chickering, 1946) (Edwards, 2006: 207).

mf floridana Gertsch, 1934....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:034609]
M. f. Gertsch, 1934d: 19 (Df).
M. f. Barnes, 1958: 33, f. 52-53 (Tf from Fuentes per Roewer, Dm).
M. f. Edwards, 2006: 197, f. 1-12, 34, 98 (mf).

mf insularis (Banks, 1902)....................Galapagos Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:034610]
Cyrba i. Banks, 1902c: 66 (Df).
M. i. Banks, 1930b: 278, pl. 1, f. 1-2 (Dm).
M. i. Edwards, 2006: 198, f. 13-24, 100 (mf).

mf pictipes Banks, 1903....................Hispaniola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:034612]
M. p. Banks, 1903: 343, pl. 15, f. 7 (Dm).
M. p. Bryant, 1943b: 489, pl. 5, f. 49 (m).
M. p. Edwards, 2006: 199, f. 25-33, 101 (m, Df).

mf punctata (Peckham & Peckham, 1894)....................USA to Ecuador [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:034613]
Balmaceda p. Peckham & Peckham, 1894: 102, pl. 8, f. 8 (Dmf).
Balmaceda p. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901a: 297, pl. 29, f. 2-3 (mf).
Fuentes punctatus Banks, 1929: 63.
Breda p. Chickering, 1946: 44.
M. p. Barnes, 1958: 35, f. 54 (Tmf from Breda).
M. p. Edwards, 2006: 199, f. 35-46, 97 (mf).

mf taeniola (Hentz, 1846) *....................USA, Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:034614]
Attus t. Hentz, 1846: 353, pl. 21, f. 5 (Df).
Attus t. Hasselt, 1887b: 242 (Dm).
Cyrba t. Peckham & Peckham, 1888: 75, pl. 5, f. 56, pl. 6, f. 56 (mf).
M. t. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901a: 252, pl. 22, f. 9-10 (mf).
Cyrba t. Emerton, 1902: 63, f. 159-160 (f).
Fuentes t. Simon, 1903a: 846, f. 1000 (m).
M. t. Peckham & Peckham, 1909: 486, pl. 39, f. 5, pl. 40, f. 4 (mf).
M. t. Levi & Field, 1954: 462, f. 96, 98 (mf).
M. t. Barnes, 1958: 30, f. 47-51 (Tmf from Fuentes).
M. t. Edwards, 2006: 203, f. 68-78, 99 (mf).

mf taeniola similis Banks, 1904....................USA, Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:039431]
M. similis Banks, 1904b: 360, pl. 38, f. 9 (Dm).
M. t. s. Edwards, 2006: 201, f. 47-67 (removed m from S, placed as subspecies, Df).

mf venusta (Chickering, 1946)....................Mexico to Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:035201]
Parkella v. Chickering, 1946: 49, f. 27-30 (Dm).
Parkella fusca Chickering, 1946: 51, f. 31-32 (Df).
Dendryphantes franganilloi Caporiacco, 1955: 441, f. 79 (Df).
M. franganilloi Ruiz & Brescovit, 2005b: 754, f. 5-6 (Tf from Dendryphantes).
M. v. Edwards, 2006: 207, f. 79-96, 102 (m, Sf).