Taxon details

Hilaira vexatrix (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1877)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-03-12
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Russia (north-eastern Siberia, Far North-East), North America, Greenland
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Taxonomic references
Erigone vexatrix O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1877d: 280, pl. 8, f. 6 (Df).
Porrhomma venator Simon, 1884a: 372 (lapsus).
Erigone frigida Lenz, 1897: 74, f. 4 (f, misidentified).
Araeoncus ruderalis Sørensen, 1898: 210 (Df) [].
Notioscopus curvitarsis Sørensen, 1898: 211 (Dmf).
Arctilaira bellans Chamberlin, 1921c: 40 (Dmf) [].
Hilaira whymperi Jackson, 1933: 152, pl. 2, f. 2, 4 (Dmf).
Hilaira glacialis Jackson, 1933: 152, pl. 2, f. 1, 5-6 (mf, misidentified).
Hilaira vexatrix Brændegaard, 1940: 12, f. 7-9 (mf).
Hilaira curvitarsis Brændegaard, 1946: 38 (S, removed from S of H. v., rejected).
Hilaira vexatrix Holm, 1956: 464, f. 5g-m (f, S of Araeoncus ruderalis, confirmed S of H. curvitarsis).
Hilaira vexatrix Holm, 1960b: 119, f. 20-22 (mf, S of Arctilaira bellans).
Hilaira vexatrix Leech, 1966: 184, f. 45-46 (mf).
Hilaira vexatrix Hormiga, 2000: 41, f. 14J-N, pl. 35A-F, 36A-F, 37A-F (mf).
Hilaira vexatrix Schmidt & Weller, 2008: 173, f. 6 (f).
Hilaira vexatrix Marusik, 2015: 688, f. 12A-C (mf).

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

Brændegaard, J. (1946). The spiders (Araneina) of East Greenland: A faunistic and zoogeographical investigation. Meddelelser om Grønland 121(15): 1-128. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. (1921c). Linyphiidae of St. Paul Island, Alaska. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 29: 35-43. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holm, Å. (1956). Notes on Arctic spiders of the genera Erigone Aud. and Hilaira Sim. Arkiv för Zoologi 9: 453-468. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holm, Å. (1960b). On a collection of spiders from Alaska. Zoologiska Bidrag från Uppsala 33: 109-134, pl. 1-4. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hormiga, G. (2000). Higher level phylogenetics of erigonine spiders (Araneae, Linyphiidae, Erigoninae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 609: 1-160. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jackson, A. R. (1933). Results of the Oxford University Expedition to Akpatok in 1931: Araneae. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1933(1): 145-159. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Leech, R. E. (1966). The spiders (Araneida) of Hazen Camp 81°49'N, 71°18'W. Quaestiones entomologicae 2: 153-212. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lenz, H. (1897). Grönländische spinnen. Bibliotheca Zoologica 20(3): 73-76. 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

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

Schmidt, G. & Weller, K. (2008). Eine Grönland-Odyssee und ihre Arthropoden. Entomologische Zeitschrift 118: 171-174. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1884a). Les arachnides de France. Tome cinquième, deuxième et troisième partie. Roret, Paris, pp. 180-885, pl. 26-27. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sørensen, W. (1898). Arachnida Groenlandica (Acaris exceptis). Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra den Naturhistoriske Forening i Kjøbenhavn 1898: 176-235. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2016-03-17 New taxonomic reference entry Marusik, 2015 n/a