Sometimes taxonomists create new names for groups that already have a name. They may do this because they are unaware of the original name, or they may think the organism before them belongs to a different group when in fact it does not. If two or more names are found to apply to the same group, they are considered synonyms. In most cases, the first name takes priority and is considered to be the valid or accepted name. However, there can be exceptions, and it's not always easy to determine which of a series of synonyms should be considered valid or accepted. Here we list the synonyms provided to EOL by our classification partners. We also include other versions of the name that most likely refer to the same group, for example, misspellings in the literature or different variations of the authorship associated with the name.

Preferred marks the preferred name from each source. Import

Name Relationship
Hasarius adansoni (Audouin, 1826) Preferred
Hasarius adansonii (Audouin, 1826) Synonym

Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013

Name Relationship
Hasarius adansoni (Audouin, 1826) Preferred
Attus adansoni Audouin, 1826
Attus tardigradus Audouin, 1826
Attus forskaeli Walckenaer, Audouin, 1837
Attus capito Lucas, 1838
Salticus oraniensis Lucas, 1846
Salticus striatus Lucas, 1853
Salticus ruficapillus Doleschall, 1859
Salticus citus Pickard-Cambridge O., 1863
Attus nigro-fuscus Vinson, 1863
Eris niveipalpis Gerstäcker, 1873
Salticus scabellatus Butler, 1876
Plexippus ardelio Thorell, 1877
Euophrys nigriceps Taczanowski, 1878
Hasarius garetti Keyserling, 1881
Ergane signata Keyserling, 1890
Cyrba picturata Lendl, 1898
Cyrene fusca Pickard-Cambridge F., 1901
Sidusa borealis Banks, 1904
Evarcha longipalpis Bösenberg, Strand, 1906
Tachyscarthmos anamensis Hogg, 1922
Jacobia brauni Schmidt, 1956
Vitia albipalpis Marples, 1957
Vitioides albipalpis Platnick, 1989
Plexippa nigrofusca Simon, 1864
Plexippus adansoni Simon, 1868
Hasarius citus Pickard-Cambridge O., 1878
Phiale fusca Petrunkevitch, 1911
Nebridia borealis Kaston, 1945

IUCN Red List

Name Relationship
Hasarius adansoni (Audouin, 1826) Preferred
Attus adansonii Audouin, 1826

GBIF national node classification resource: Germany

Name Relationship
Hasarius adansoni Preferred
Evarcha longipalpis Bösenberg, Strand, 1906
Eris niveipalpis Gerstäcker, 1873
Jacobia brauni Schmidt, 1956


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