Taxon details

Micaria constricta Emerton, 1894

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-09-30
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: North America, Svalbard, Russia (Northern Europe to Middle Siberia)
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Micaria constricta Emerton, 1894: 414, pl. 2, f. 5 (Dmf; N.B.: preoccupied by M. c. L. Koch, 1876, but that usage was merely a nomen nudum).
Micaria eltonii Jackson, 1922: 166, f. 1-2 (Dm).
Micaria eltoni Holm, 1937: 2, f. 1.
Micaria hesperella Gertsch & Jellison, 1939: 11 (replacement name).
Micaria canadensis Roewer, 1951: 446 (superfluous replacement name).
Micaria eltoni Holm, 1958b: 61, f. 14, pl. I.1-3 (m, Df).
Micaria eltoni Wunderlich, 1980h: 279, f. 30a-d, 52a-c (mf).
Micaria constricta Platnick & Shadab, 1988: 14, f. 18-21 (mf, S).
Micaria constricta Crawford & Edwards, 1989: 442, f. 41-45 (mf).
Micaria constricta Platnick & Dondale, 1992: 67, f. 100-103 (mf).

Crawford, R. L. & Edwards, J. S. (1989). Alpine spiders and harvestmen of Mount Rainier, Washington, U.S.A.: taxonomy and bionomics. Canadian Journal of Zoology 67(2): 430-446. doi:10.1139/z89-064 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1894). Canadian spiders. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 9: 400-429, pl. 1-4. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. & Jellison, W. L. (1939). Notes on a collection of spiders from Montana. American Museum Novitates 1032: 1-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holm, Å. (1937). Zur Kenntnis der Spinnenfauna Spitzbergens und der Bären Insel. Arkiv för Zoologi 29(A18): 1-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holm, Å. (1958b). The spiders of the Isfjord region of Spitsbergen. Zoologiska Bidrag från Uppsala 33: 29-67. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jackson, A. R. (1922). On the spiders captured by Mr C. S. Elton at Spitsbergen and Bear Island in 1921. Results of the Oxford University Expedition to Spitsbergen. No. 5. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (9) 9(50): 163-169. doi:10.1080/00222932208632651 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

Roewer, C. F. (1951). Neue Namen einiger Araneen-Arten. Abhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins zu Bremen 32: 437-456. 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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