Taxon details

Mecynargus paetulus (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1875)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-06-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA (Alaska), Canada, Europe, Russia (Europe to Far East)
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Erigone paetula O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1875b: 333, pl. 44, f. 8 (Dmf).
Typhochraestus paetulus Simon, 1884a: 587, f. 406-407 (mf).
Typhochraestus paetulus Lessert, 1910b: 184.
Rhaebothorax paetulus Simon, 1926: 455, 523, f. 786 (mf).
Rhaebothorax paetulus Holm, 1939b: 34, f. 15c (f).
Rhaebothorax paetulus Holm, 1943: 8, f. 1a-g, pl. I, f. 1-3 (mf).
Coryphaeolana lapidicola Chamberlin & Ivie, 1947b: 34, f. 45-49 (mf; misidentified, per Holm, 1950: 134, as was m of Gongylidium lapidicola Sørensen, 1898).
Rhaebothorax paetulus Wiehle, 1960a: 467, f. 861-869 (mf).
Rhaebothorax paetulus Cooke, 1967a: 138, f. 2A, C-D (mf).
Rhaebothorax paetulus Tystshenko, 1971: 260, f. 819, 821 (mf).
Rhaebothorax paetulus Locket, Millidge & Merrett, 1974: 103, f. 65A-E (mf).
Rhaebothorax paetulus Palmgren, 1976: 96, f. 24.7-9 (mf).
Rhaebothorax paetulus Deltshev, 1985a: 365, f. 28-33 (mf).
Rhaebothorax paetulus Roberts, 1987: 102, f. 49b (mf).
Raebothorax paetulus Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 240, f. 644 (mf).
Mecynargus paetulus Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 114, f. 1176-1178 (mf).
Mecynargus paetulus Marusik, 2015: 689, f. 11K-L (f).

Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1947b). The spiders of Alaska. Bulletin of the University of Utah 37(10): 1-103. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Cooke, J. A. L. (1967a). New and rare British spiders. Journal of Natural History 1(1): 135-148. doi:10.1080/00222936700770691 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Deltshev, C. D. (1985a). A contribution to the study of the family Erigonidae (Araneae) from Pirin Mountain, Bulgaria, with a description of a new species (Metopobactrus orbelicus sp. n.). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 6: 359-366. 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. (1939b). Neue Spinnen aus Schweden. Beschreibung neuer Arten der Familien Drassidae, Theridiidae, Linyphiidae und Micryphantidae. Arkiv för Zoologi 31(A8): 1-38. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holm, Å. (1943). Zur Kenntnis der Taxonomie, Ökologie und Verbreitung der schwedischen Arten der Spinnengattungen Rhaebothorax Sim., Typhochraestus Sim. und Latithorax n. gen. Arkiv för Zoologi 34(A 19): 1-32. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1910b). Catalogue des invertebres de la Suisse. Fasc. 3, Araignées. Musée d'histoire naturelle de Genève, 635 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

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

Palmgren, P. (1976). Die Spinnenfauna Finnlands und Ostfennoskandiens. VII. Linyphiidae 2 (Micryphantinae, mit Ausnahme der Linyphiindae-ähnlichen). Fauna Fennica 29: 1-126. 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. (1875b). On some new species of Erigone. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 43(2): 190-224, 323-335, pl. 22-24, 44. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1987). The spiders of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 2: Linyphiidae and check list. Harley Books, Colchester, England, 204 pp. 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

Simon, E. (1926). Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 2e partie. Roret, Paris, 309-532. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tystshenko, V. P. (1971). Opredelitel' paukov evropejskoj chasti SSSR. Leningrad, 281 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wiehle, H. (1960a). Spinnentiere oder Arachnoidea (Araneae). XI. Micryphantidae – Zwergspinnen. Die Tierwelt Deutschlands 47: 1-620. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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