Taxon details

Erigone whymperi O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1877

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-02-28
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Canada, Greenland, Faeroes, Norway, Russia (Europe, West Siberia), Mongolia
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Erigone whymperi O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1877d: 276, pl. 8, f. 2 (Dmf).
Erigone whymperi Crosby & Bishop, 1928a: 7, f. 75 (mf).
Erigone whymperi Jackson, 1930: 642, pl. 17, f. 1, 4 (mf).
Erigone whymperi Jackson, 1934b: 337, f. 17 (f).
Erigone whymperi Brændegaard, 1940: 21, 26, f. 19, 23 (mf).
Erigone whymperi Hackman, 1954: 19, f. 78 (f).
Erigone whymperi Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 104, f. 1022-1027 (mf).
Erigone whymperi Marusik, Böcher & Koponen, 2006: 68, f. 18-20 (m).
Erigone whymperi Tanasevitch & Koponen, 2007: 307, f. 1-20 (mf).
Erigone whymperi Tanasevitch, 2011b: 63, f. 44 (m).
Erigone whymperi Marusik, 2015: 688, f. 15L-N (mf).
Erigone whymperi Lissner et al., 2016: 215, f. 5, 6a-b (f).

Brændegaard, J. (1940). I. Spiders (Araneina) from northeast Greenland between lats. 70°25' and 76°50' N. II. On the possibility of a reliable determination of species of the females of the genus Erigone. Meddelelser om Grønland 125(8): 1-29. ("Literature": p. [30]-[31]) download pdf -- Show included taxa

Crosby, C. R. & Bishop, S. C. (1928a). Revision of the spider genera Erigone, Eperigone and Catabrithorax (Erigoneae). New York State Museum Bulletin 278: 1-73. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hackman, W. (1954). The spiders of Newfoundland. Acta Zoologica Fennica 79: 1-99. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jackson, A. R. (1930). Results of the Oxford University Expedition to Greenland, 1928. Araneae and Opiliones collected by Major R. W. G. Hingston; with some notes on Icelandic spiders. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 6(36): 639-656, pl. 17. doi:10.1080/00222933008673266 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jackson, A. R. (1934b). On a collection of spiders made in 1928 by Dr Sig. Thor in Spitzbergen. Norsk Entomologisk Tidsskrift 3: 332-354. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lissner, J., Jensen, J.-K., Hansen, L. J., Simonsen, W., Kelduni, R. & Nissen, K. (2016). An updated checklist of spiders (Araneae) of the Faroe Islands. Norwegian Journal of Entomology 63(2): 197-240. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M., Böcher, J. & Koponen, S. (2006). The collection of Greenland spiders (Aranei) kept in the Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen. Arthropoda Selecta 15(1): 59-80. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M. (2015). Araneae (Spiders). In: Böcher, J., Kristensen, N. P., Pape, T. & Vilhelmsen, L. (eds.) The Greenland Entomofauna. An identification manual of insects, spiders and their allies. Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica 44: 667-703. Brill, Leiden. doi:10.1163/9789004261051_019 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Paquin, P. & Dupérré, N. (2003). Guide d'identification des araignées de Québec. Fabreries, Supplement 11: 1-251. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1877d). On some new and little known spiders from the Arctic regions. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 20(118): 273-285, pl. 8. doi:10.1080/00222937708682234 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanasevitch, A. V. & Koponen, S. (2007). Spiders (Aranei) of the southern tundra in the Russian plain. Arthropoda Selecta 15(4, 2006): 295-345. [publ. Nov. 23, 2007] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanasevitch, A. V. (2011b). On linyphiid spiders from the eastern and central Mediterranean kept at the Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 118(1): 49-91. doi:10.5962/bhl.part.117799 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-02-25 Species distribution update Lissner et al., 2016 n/a (Old value)
2016-12-06 New taxonomic reference entry Lissner et al., 2016 n/a
2016-03-17 New taxonomic reference entry Marusik, 2015 n/a