Taxon details

Gnaphosa californica Banks, 1904

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2024-02-12
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Canada, USA
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  • Paratype: Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ), Harvard University, Cambridge, USA; f (709) (Chamberlin, 1922)
Taxonomic references
Gnaphosa californica Banks, 1904b: 335, pl. 38, f. 10 (Df).
Gnaphosa gosoga Chamberlin, in Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1928: 178 (Dm) [].
Cylphosa gosoga Chamberlin, 1933a: 2.
Gnaphosa californica Platnick & Shadab, 1975a: 57, f. 85-86, 135-138 (mf, S of Gnaphosa gosoga).
Gnaphosa californica Platnick & Dondale, 1992: 166, f. 248-251 (mf).
Gnaphosa californica Azevedo, Griswold & Santos, 2018b: 607, f. 12c, 20d, 21d, S1e, S7d, S10g (m).

Azevedo, G. H. F., Griswold, C. E. & Santos, A. J. (2018b). Systematics and evolution of ground spiders revisited (Araneae, Dionycha, Gnaphosidae). Cladistics 34(6): 579-626. doi:10.1111/cla.12226 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1904b). Some Arachnida from California. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (3) 3: 331-376. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. & Gertsch, W. J. (1928). Notes on spiders from southeastern Utah. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 41: 175-188. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. (1933a). Four new spiders of the family Gnaphosidae. American Museum Novitates 631: 1-7. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Shadab, M. U. (1975a). A revision of the spider genus Gnaphosa (Araneae, Gnaphosidae) in America. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 155: 1-66. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Dondale, C. D. (1992). The insects and arachnids of Canada, Part 19. The ground spiders of Canada and Alaska (Araneae: Gnaphosidae). Research Branch Agriculture Canada Publication 1875: 1-297. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2018-12-11 New taxonomic reference entry Azevedo, Griswold & Santos, 2018b n/a