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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Subkingdom: Eumetazoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Infraorder: Araneomorphae
Section: Dionycha
Superfamily: Salticoidea
Family: Salticidae
Subfamily: Marpissiniae
Genus: Balmaceda
Peckham & Peckham, 1894
Type species
Balmaceda picta
Peckham & Peckham, 1894

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9 species

Balmaceda is a genus of jumping spiders.


  • Balmaceda anulipes Soares, 1942Brazil
  • Balmaceda biteniata Mello-Leitão, 1922 — Brazil
  • Balmaceda chickeringi Roewer, 1951Panama
  • Balmaceda modesta (Taczanowski, 1878)Peru
  • Balmaceda nigrosecta Mello-Leitão, 1945Argentina
  • Balmaceda picta Peckham & Peckham, 1894Guatemala to Panama
  • Balmaceda reducta Chickering, 1946 — Panama
  • Balmaceda turneri Chickering, 1946 — Panama
  • Balmaceda vera Mello-Leitão, 1917 — Brazil


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Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Classis: Arachnida
Ordo: Araneae
Subordo: Opisthothelae
Infraordo: Araneomorphae
Taxon: Neocribellatae
Series: Entelegynae
Sectio: Dionycha
Superfamilia: Salticoidea
Familia: Salticidae
Subfamilia: Marpissinae
Tribus: Maeviini
Genus: Balmaceda
Species: B. anulipes - B. biteniata - B. chickeringi - B. modesta - B. nigrosecta - B. picta - B. reducta - B. turneri - B. vera


Balmaceda Peckham & Peckham, 1894

Type species: Balmaceda picta Peckham & Peckham, 1894


  • Peckham, G. W. & E. G Peckham. 1894. Spiders of the Marptusa group. Occasional Papers of the Natural History Society of Wisconsin 2: 85-156. [101]
  • Platnick, N. I. 2009. The World Spider Catalog, version 9.5. American Museum of Natural History. [1]


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