Taxon details


Novalena approximata (Gertsch & Ivie, 1936)

Rank: Species | Status: accepted | Described: m f | LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:021101]
Last updated: 2017-05-06

Distribution: Mexico, Costa Rica

Taxonomic references
Agelena approximata Gertsch & Ivie, 1936: 23, f. 45, 51-52 (Dmf).
Agelena tolucana Gertsch & Davis, 1940a: 3, f. 4, 6 (Df).
Novalena approximata Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942b: 226, f. 63 (mf).
Novalena tolucana Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942b: 226 (Dm).
Novalena approximata Maya-Morales & Jiménez, 2017: 12, f. 1a,e, 3a-d, 4a-e (mf, S of Novalena tolucana).
References

Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1942b). Agelenidae of the genera Hololena, Novalena, Rualena and Melpomene. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 35: 203-241. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. & Ivie, W. (1936). Descriptions of new American spiders. American Museum Novitates 858: 1-25. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. & Davis, L. I. (1940a). Report on a collection of spiders from Mexico. II. American Museum Novitates 1059: 1-18. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Maya-Morales, J. & Jiménez, M. L. (2017). Revision of the funnel-web spider genus Novalena (Araneae: Agelenidae). Zootaxa 4262(1): 1-88. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4262.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-05-06 Species distribution update Maya-Morales & Jiménez, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2017-05-06 New taxonomic reference entry Maya-Morales & Jiménez, 2017 n/a
2017-05-06 Species synonymy Maya-Morales & Jiménez, 2017 Novalena tolucana synonymized with Novalena approximata