Amycoida: Amycines

Classification follows:
PROSZYNSKI (2017): Pragmatic classification of the World's Salticidae (Araneae). Ecologica Montenegrina 12: 1-133.

Includes 25 genera:

Amycus, Asaracus, Atelurius, Atomosphyrus, Cheliceroides, Cylistella, Cyllodania, Druzia, Encolpius, Eustiromastix, Fluda, Frespera, Fuentes, Gypogyna, Hypaeus, Macutula, Rishaschia, Synemosyna, Tanybelus, Tartamura, Thiodina, Titanattus, Toloella, Ugandinella, Urupuyu,

Genus Amycus with 22 species:

albipalpus GALVIS, 2015, amazonicus (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1930), amrishi MAKHAN, 2006, annulatus SIMON, 1900, argentinus MELLO-LEITÃO, 1945, carvalhoi MELLO-LEITÃO, 1947, delicatus (BLACKWALL, 1862), ectypus SIMON, 1900, effeminatus CAPORIACCO, 1954, equulus SIMON, 1900, flavicomis SIMON, 1900, flavolineatus C. L. KOCH, 1846, gertschi SOARES & CAMARGO, 1948, igneus (PERTY, 1833), lechugalensis TACZANOWSKI, 1878, lycosiformis TACZANOWSKI, 1878, patellaris (CAPORIACCO, 1954), pertyi SIMON, 1900, rufifrons SIMON, 1900, spectabilis C. L. KOCH, 1846, thoracicus TACZANOWSKI, 1878, tristis MELLO-LEITÃO, 1940,

Type species: Amycus igneus (♂) (PERTY, 1833)



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Genus Asaracus with 6 species:

megacephalus C. L. KOCH, 1846, modestissimus (CAPORIACCO, 1947), roeweri CAPORIACCO, 1947, rufociliatus (SIMON, 1902), semifimbriatus (SIMON, 1902), venezuelicus (CAPORIACCO, 1955),

Type species: Asaracus megacephalus (♂,♀) C. L. KOCH, 1846



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Genus Atelurius with 1 species:

segmentatus SIMON, 1901,

Type species: Atelurius segmentatus (♂) SIMON, 1901



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Genus Atomosphyrus with 2 species:

breyeri GALIANO, 1966, tristiculus SIMON, 1902,

Type species: Atomosphyrus tristiculus (♂,♀) SIMON, 1902



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Genus Cheliceroides with 2 species:

brevipalpis ROY, SAHA & RAYCHAUDHURI, 2016, longipalpis ŻABKA, 1985,

Type species: Cheliceroides longipalpis (♂,♀) ŻABKA, 1985



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Genus Cylistella with 7 species:

adjacens (O. PICKARD-CAMBRIDGE, 1896), castanea PETRUNKEVITCH, 1925, coccinelloides (O. PICKARD-CAMBRIDGE, 1869), cuprea (SIMON, 1864), fulva CHICKERING, 1946, sanctipauli SOARES & CAMARGO, 1948, scarabaeoides (O. PICKARD-CAMBRIDGE, 1894),

Type species: Cylistella cuprea (♂,♀) (SIMON, 1864)



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Genus Cyllodania with 4 species:

bicruciata SIMON, 1902, fasciata CAPORIACCO, 1954, trinidad BUSTAMANTE & RUIZ, 2017, zoobotanica BUSTAMANTE & RUIZ, 2017,

Type species: Cyllodania bicruciata (♂,♀) SIMON, 1902



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Genus Druzia with 2 species:

flavostriata (SIMON, 1901), nigrotaeniata (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1947),

Type species: Druzia flavostriata (♂,♀) (SIMON, 1901)



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Genus Encolpius with 3 species:

albobarbatus SIMON, 1900, fimbriatus CRANE, 1943, guaraniticus GALIANO, 1968,

Type species: Encolpius albobarbatus (♂) SIMON, 1900



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Genus Eustiromastix with 19 species:

affinis (CAPORIACCO, 1954), bahiensis GALIANO, 1979, chaperi SIMON, 1902, efferatus BAUAB & SOARES, 1978, falcatus GALIANO, 1981, frontalis (BANKS, 1929), guianae CAPORIACCO, 1954, guianensis (CAPORIACCO, 1947), intermedius GALIANO, 1979, keyserlingi (TACZANOWSKI, 1878), macropalpus GALIANO, 1979, major SIMON, 1902, moraballi MELLO-LEITÃO, 1940, nativo SANTOS & ROMERO, 2004, obscurus (PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1893), sagittifer (CHAMBERLIN & IVIE, 1936), spinipes (TACZANOWSKI, 1872), styliferus SIMON, 1902, vincenti (PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1893),

Type species: Eustiromastix obscurus (♂,♀) (PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1893)



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Genus Fluda with 13 species:

angulosa SIMON, 1900, araguae GALIANO, 1971, elata GALIANO, 1986, goianiae SOARES & CAMARGO, 1948, inpae GALIANO, 1971, minuta (PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1893), narcissa PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1892, nigritarsis SIMON, 1900, opica (PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1892), perdita (PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1892), princeps BANKS, 1929, ruficeps (TACZANOWSKI, 1878), usta MELLO-LEITÃO, 1940,

Type species: Fluda narcissa (♂,♀) PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1892



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Genus Frespera with 2 species:

carinata (SIMON, 1902), meridionalis BRAUL & LISE, 2002,

Type species: Frespera carinata (♂,♀) (SIMON, 1902)



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Genus Fuentes with 2 species:

pertinax PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1894, yucatan RUIZ & BRESCOVIT, 2006,

Type species: Fuentes pertinax (♂,♀) PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1894



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Genus Gypogyna with 1 species:

forceps SIMON, 1900,

Type species: Gypogyna forceps (♂,♀) SIMON, 1900



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Genus Hypaeus with 37 species:

annulifer SIMON, 1900, arhuaco MARTINEZ & GALVIS, 2017, barromachadoi CAPORIACCO, 1947, benignus (PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1885), bivittatus CAPORIACCO, 1947, budoninus (CAPORIACCO, 1954), concinnus SIMON, 1900, cucullatus SIMON, 1900, duodentatus CRANE, 1943, estebanensis SIMON, 1900, femoratus ARAÚJO & RUIZ, 2015, flavipes SIMON, 1900, flemingi CRANE, 1943, frontosus SIMON, 1900, furcifer SIMON, 1900, ignicomis SIMON, 1900, luridomaculatus SIMON, 1900, marjori (PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1896), miles SIMON, 1900, mystacalis (TACZANOWSKI, 1878), niger (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1930), nigrocomosus SIMON, 1900, nudus (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1940), pauciaculeis (CAPORIACCO, 1947), porcatus (TACZANOWSKI, 1872), poseidon ARAÚJO & RUIZ, 2015, proszynskii MARTINEZ & GALVIS, 2017, quadrinotatus SIMON, 1900, saphes (CHAMBERLIN & IVIE, 1936), taczanowskii (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1948), tenuimanus SIMON, 1900, terraemediae ARAÚJO & RUIZ, 2015, tridactylus ARAÚJO & RUIZ, 2015, triplagiatus SIMON, 1900, varzea MARTINEZ & GALVIS, 2017, venezuelanus SIMON, 1900, vividus SIMON, 1900,

Type species: Hypaeus porcatus (♂) (TACZANOWSKI, 1872)



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Genus Macutula with 3 species:

aracoiaba RUIZ, 2011, caruaru RUIZ, 2011, santana RUIZ, 2011,

Type species: Macutula aracoiaba (♂,♀) RUIZ, 2011



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Genus Rishaschia with 1 species:

amrishi MAKHAN, 2006,

Type species: Rishaschia amrishi (♂,♀) MAKHAN, 2006



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Genus Synemosyna with 36 species:

americana PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1885, ankeli CUTLER & MILLER, 1991, aschnae MAKHAN, 2006, atrogaster (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1940), aurantiaca (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1917), bicolor (PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1892), bimaculata MELLO-LEITÃO, 1917, claustrorum (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1933), decipiens (O. PICKARD-CAMBRIDGE, 1896), edwardsi CUTLER, 1985, fasciata MELLO-LEITÃO, 1922, fissidentata (SZOMBATHY, 1913), formica HENTZ, 1846, gibberosa (C. L. KOCH, 1846), hentzi PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1892, invemar CUTLER & MILLER, 1991, lauretta PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1892, lucasi (TACZANOWSKI, 1872), lunata (WALCKENAER, 1837 ), maddisoni CUTLER, 1985, magniscuti MELLO-LEITÃO, 1939, mastigostyla (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1917), melanura MELLO-LEITÃO, 1917, myrmeciaeformis (TACZANOWSKI, 1872), nicaraguaensis CUTLER, 1993, paraenis GALIANO, 1967, peckhami (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1933), petrunkevitchi (CHAPIN, 1922), rubra (WALCKENAER, 1837), scutata (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1943), simplex (CHAMBERLIN, 1925), smithi PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1893, subtilis (TACZANOWSKI, 1872), taperae (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1933), ubicki CUTLER, 1988, ypsilon (PIZA, 1937),

Type species: Synemosyna formica (♂,♀) HENTZ, 1846



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Genus Tanybelus with 1 species:

aeneiceps SIMON, 1902,

Type species: Tanybelus aeneiceps (♂) SIMON, 1902



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Genus Tartamura with 4 species:

adfectuosa (GALIANO, 1977), agatelin BUSTAMANTE & RUIZ, 2017, huao BUSTAMANTE & RUIZ, 2017, metzneri BUSTAMANTE & RUIZ, 2017,

Type species: Tartamura agatelin (♂,♀) BUSTAMANTE & RUIZ, 2017



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Genus Thiodina with 6 species:

firme BUSTAMANTE & RUIZ, 2017, inquies (WALCKENAER, 1837), irrorata (WALCKENAER, 1837), minuta (GALIANO, 1977), nicoleti ROEWER, 1951, perian BUSTAMANTE & RUIZ, 2017,

Type species: Thiodina nicoleti (♂,♀) ROEWER, 1951



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Genus Titanattus with 17 species:

acanjuba BUSTAMANTE & RUIZ, 2017, andinus (SIMON, 1900), cordia EDWARDS & BAERT, 2018, cretatus CHICKERING, 1946, euryphaessa BUSTAMANTE & RUIZ, 2017, hirsutus (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1941), juduliani SIMON, 1900, modestus (SIMON, 1901), notabilis (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1943), novarai CAPORIACCO, 1955, obscurus (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1943), paganus CHICKERING, 1946, pallidus MELLO-LEITÃO, 1943, parvus (MELLO-LEITÃO, 1945), pegaseus SIMON, 1900, saevus PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1885, schubarti (SOARES & CAMARGO, 1948),

Type species: Titanattus saevus (♂) PECKHAM & PECKHAM, 1885



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Genus Toloella with 1 species:

eximia CHICKERING, 1946,

Type species: Toloella eximia (♂,♀) CHICKERING, 1946



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Genus Ugandinella with 1 species:

formicula WESOŁOWSKA, 2006,

Type species: Ugandinella formicula (♂,♀) WESOŁOWSKA, 2006



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Genus Urupuyu with 3 species:

antisana RUIZ & MADDISON, 2015, edwardsi RUIZ & MADDISON, 2015, occidentale RUIZ & MADDISON, 2015,

Type species: Urupuyu antisana (♂,♀) RUIZ & MADDISON, 2015



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