Taxon details

Agelenopsis pennsylvanica (C. L. Koch, 1843)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-04-14
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA
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Taxonomic references
Agelena pensylvanica C. L. Koch, 1843: 111, f. 828 (Df).
Agelena americana Keyserling, 1878a: 599, pl. 14, f. 20-21 (Dmf).
Agelena naevia (var.) Comstock, 1912: 586, f. 666.
Agelena pennsylvanica Exline, 1938: 28 (m).
Agelena pennsylvanica Comstock, 1940: 602, f. 666 (m).
Agelenopsis americana Seyler, 1941: 65, f. 304, pl. III (mf).
Agelenopsis pennsylvanica Chamberlin & Ivie, 1941a: 588, f. 1, 16, 40.
Agelenopsis pennsylvanica Muma, 1943: 39, pl. XI, f. 18-19 (mf).
Agelenopsis pennsylvanica Kaston, 1948: 288, f. 949-950, 2058 (mf).
Agelenopsis pennsylvanica Gering, 1953: 21, f. 16-17, 25, 27-35, 39-40, 66-67 (mf).
Agelenopsis pennsylvanica Kaston, 1963a: 32, f. 6 (m).
Agelenopsis pennsylvanica Whitman-Zai et al., 2015: 19, f. 3-4, 30, 45 (mf).

Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1941a). North American Agelenidae of the genera Agelenopsis, Calilena, Ritalena and Tortolena. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 34(3): 585-628. doi:10.1093/aesa/34.3.585 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Comstock, J. H. (1912). The spider book; a manual for the study of the spiders and their near relatives, the scorpions, pseudoscorpions, whipscorpions, harvestmen and other members of the class Arachnida, found in America north of Mexico, with analytical keys for their classification and popular accounts of their habits. Garden City, New York, pp. 1-721. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Comstock, J. H. (1940). The spider book, revised and edited by W. J. Gertsch. Cornell Univ. Press, Ithaca, 727 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Exline, H. (1938). The Araneida of Washington: Agelenidae and Hahniidae. University of Washington Publications in Biology 9(1): 1-44. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gering, R. L. (1953). Sructure and function of the genitalia in some American agelenid spiders. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 121(4): 1-84. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1948). Spiders of Connecticut. Bulletin of the Connecticut State Geological and Natural History Survey 70: 1-874. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1963a). Deformities of external genitalia in spiders. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 71(1): 30-39. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1878a). Spinnen aus Uruguay und einigen anderen Gegenden Amerikas. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-K├Âniglichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 27: 571-624, pl. 14. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, C. L. (1843). Die Arachniden. C. H. Zeh'sche Buchhandlung, N├╝rnberg, Zehnter Band, pp. 37-142, pl. 337-360 (f. 777-849). doi:10.5962/bhl.title.43744 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Muma, M. H. (1943). Common spiders of Maryland. Natural History Society of Maryland, Baltimore, 179 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Seyler, P. J. (1941). The generic and specific status of four Ohio spiders of the genus Agelenopsis. Ohio Journal of Science 41: 51-69. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Whitman-Zai, J., Francis, M., Geick, M. & Cushing, P. E. (2015). Revision and morphological phylogenetic analysis of the funnel web spider genus Agelenopsis (Araneae: Agelenidae). Journal of Arachnology 43(1): 1-25. doi:10.1636/k14-35.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2015-04-14 New taxonomic reference entry Whitman-Zai et al., 2015 n/a