Taxon details

Mecynargus sphagnicola (Holm, 1939)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-06-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Greenland, Scandinavia, Russia (Europe to Far East), Mongolia, Canada
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Rhaebothorax sphagnicola Holm, 1939b: 32, f. 15a (Df).
Rhaebothorax sphagnicola Holm, 1943: 10, f. 2a-e, pl. I, f. 4-6 (f, Dm).
Rhaebothorax sphagnicola Holm, 1967: 52, f. 68-69 (mf).
Rhaebothorax sphagnicola Palmgren, 1976: 96, f. 24.13-15 (mf).
Mecynargus sphagnicola Millidge, 1977: 17, f. 50 (m).
Rhaebothorax jamalensis Eskov, 1981a: 500, pl. 2, f. 5-6; pl. 3, f. 1-4 (Dmf).
Mecynargus sphagnicola Eskov & Marusik, 1994: 67 (S).
Mecynargus sphagnicola Marusik, 2015: 689, f. 13J-K (mf).

Eskov, K. Y. (1981a). Spiders of the genera Eboria, Latithorax, Rhaebothorax and Typhochrestus (Aranei, Linyphiidae) in the fauna of Siberia. Zoologicheskiĭ Zhurnal 60: 496-505. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Eskov, K. Y. & Marusik, Y. M. (1994). New data on the taxonomy and faunistics of North Asian linyphiid spiders (Aranei Linyphiidae). Arthropoda Selecta 2(4): 41-79. 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 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

Holm, Å. (1967). Spiders (Araneae) from west Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland 184(1): 1-99. 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

Millidge, A. F. (1977). The conformation of the male palpal organs of linyphiid spiders, and its application to the taxonomic and phylogenetic analysis of the family (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 4: 1-60. 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

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