Taxon details

Micaria alpina L. Koch, 1872

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-09-30
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA (Alaska), Canada, Europe, Russia (Europe to Far East), Japan
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Micaria alpina L. Koch, 1872b: 313 (Df).
Micaria alpina Simon, 1878a: 24 (Dm).
Micaria breviuscula Simon, 1878a: 25 (Df).
Micaria breviuscula Lessert, 1907: 120, f. 18-20 (f, Dm).
Micaria foveata Schenkel, 1931: 975, f. 12 (Dm).
Micaria alpina Simon, 1932: 955, 976, f. 1488-1489 (mf).
Micaria alpina Palmgren, 1943: 72, f.
Micaria alpina Tullgren, 1946: 68, f. 20D, pl. 11, f. 139-141 (mf).
Micaria alpina Locket & Millidge, 1951: 123, f. 63E-F, H (mf).
Micaria alpina Locket, Millidge & Merrett, 1974: 12, f. 5D-E (f).
Micaria alpina Holm, 1978: 71, f. 10-12, 17-18 (mf).
Micaria alpina Wunderlich, 1980h: 281, f. 31a-d, 54a-d (mf).
Micaria alpina Roberts, 1985: 78, f. 29c (mf).
Micaria alpina Platnick & Shadab, 1988: 18, f. 30-33 (mf).
Micaria alpina Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 434, f. 1141 (mf).
Micaria alpina Platnick & Dondale, 1992: 64, f. 92-95 (mf).
Micaria alpina Ono, 1994c: 184, f. 5-8 (mf).
Micaria alpina Roberts, 1995: 120, f. (mf).
Micaria alpina Mikhailov & Marusik, 1996: 101, f. 29-30, 36 (mf).
Micaria alpina Roberts, 1998: 126, f. (mf).
Micaria alpina Almquist, 2006: 433, f. 373a-d (mf).
Micaria alpina Tuneva, 2007: 230, f. 9-10, 24-27 (mf).
Micaria alpina Kamura, 2009: 499, f. 201-204 (mf).

Almquist, S. (2006). Swedish Araneae, part 2 – families Dictynidae to Salticidae. Insect Systematics & Evolution, Supplement 63: 285-601. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holm, Å. (1978). Spiders of the genus Micaria Westr. from the Torneträsk area in northern Swedish Lapland. Entomologica Scandinavica 9(1): 68-74. doi:10.1163/187631278X00232 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kamura, T. (2009). Trochanteriidae, Gnaphosidae, Prodidomidae, Corinnidae. In: Ono, H. (ed.) The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, pp. 482-500, 551-557. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1872b). Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Arachnidenfauna Tirols. Zweite Abhandlung. Zeitschrift des Ferdinandeums für Tirol und Vorarlberg (3) 17: 239-328. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1907). Notes arachnologiques. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 15: 93-128. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Locket, G. H. & Millidge, A. F. (1951). British spiders. Vol. I. Ray Society, London, 310 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Locket, G. H., Millidge, A. F. & Merrett, P. (1974). British Spiders, Volume III. Ray Society, London, 315 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mikhailov, K. G. & Marusik, Y. M. (1996). Spiders of the north-east of the USSR. Families Clubionidae, Zoridae, Liocranidae and Gnaphosidae (genus Micaria) (Arachnida, Aranei). In: Entomological Studies in the North-East of the USSR. USSR Academy of Sciences, Institute of Biological Problems of the North, Vladivostok, pp. 90-113. (dated "1991," first distributed March, 1996) download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ono, H. (1994c). Gnaphosid spiders mainly from the Daisetsuzan Mountains, Hokkaido, Japan. Acta Arachnologica 43(2): 183-191. doi:10.2476/asjaa.43.183 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Palmgren, P. (1943). Die Spinnenfauna Finnlands II. Acta Zoologica Fennica 36: 1-115. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Shadab, M. U. (1988). A revision of the American spiders of the genus Micaria (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). American Museum Novitates 2916: 1-64. 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

Roberts, M. J. (1985). The spiders of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1: Atypidae to Theridiosomatidae. Harley Books, Colchester, England, 229 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1995). Collins Field Guide: Spiders of Britain & Northern Europe. HarperCollins, London, 383 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1998). Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schenkel, E. (1931). Arachniden aus dem Sarekgebirge. In: Naturwissenschafliche Untersuchungen des Sarekgebirges in Schwedisch-Lappland IV, Zoologie. Stockholm 4, 949-980. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1878a). Les arachnides de France. Tome quatrième, contenant la famille des Drassidae. Roret, Paris, 334 pp., pl. 14-16. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1932). Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 4e partie. Roret, Paris, pp. 773-978. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tullgren, A. (1946). Svensk spindelfauna: 3. Egentliga spindlar. Araneae. Fam. 5-7. Clubionidae, Zoridae och Gnaphosidae. Entomologiska Föreningen, Stockholm, 141 pp., pl. 1-21. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tuneva, T. K. (2007). Review of the family Gnaphosidae in the Ural fauna (Aranei). 5. Genera Micaria Westring, 1851 and Arboricaria Bosmans, 2000. Arthropoda Selecta 15(3, 2006): 229-250. [publ. July 16, 2007] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1980h). Revision der europäischen Arten der Gattung Micaria Westring 1851, mit Anmerkungen zu den übrigen paläarktischen Arten (Arachnida: Araneida: Gnaphosidae). Zoologische Beiträge (N.F.) 25(1979): 233-341. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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