Taxon details

Walckenaeria clavicornis (Emerton, 1882)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-02-05
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: North America, Europe, Russia (Europe to Far East), China, Mongolia, Japan
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Cornicularia clavicornis Emerton, 1882: 43, pl. 8, f. 7 (Dm).
Erigone clavicornis Marx, 1890: 533.
Walckenaeria insolens Sørensen, 1898: 207 (Dmf).
Cornicularia clavicornis Crosby & Bishop, 1931: 365, pl. 26, f. 18-23 (m, Df).
Cornicularia karpinskii Brændegaard, 1946: 35, f. 21-23 (mf, S, misidentified per Holm, 1967).
Cornicularia karpinskii Locket & Millidge, 1953: 207, f. 126C-D, G, J, 128C (mf, misidentified per Holm, 1967).
Cornicularia clavicornis Leech, 1966: 179, f. 51-53 (mf).
Cornicularia clavicornis Holm, 1967: 24, f. 23-27 (mf).
Cornicularia clavicornis Parker, 1969: 51, f. 1, 3, 5-6 (mf).
Cornicularia clavicornis Waaler, 1970a: 2, f. 1 (f).
Walckenaeria clavicornis Wunderlich, 1972a: 383, f. 55, 60, 62, 64 (mf).
Walckenaeria clavicornis Locket, Millidge & Merrett, 1974: 72, f. 42F (m).
Cornicularia clavicornis Palmgren, 1976: 47, f. 23.9-10 (mf).
Walckenaeria clavicornis Millidge, 1983: 188, f. 5-6, 259, 263, 266, 269-272, 279, 281, 283 (mf).
Walckenaeria clavicornis Roberts, 1987: 28, f. 5b, 8g (mf).
Walckenaeria clavicornis Saito, 1987: 1, f. 1-5 (mf).
Walckenaeria clavicornis Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 270, f. 723 (mf).
Walckenaeria clavicornis Sha & Zhu, 1992: 2, f. 6-7 (f).
Walckenaeria clavicornis Efimik & Esyunin, 1996: 69, f. 4a-c, 5a-b, g (mf).
Walckenaeria clavicornis Agnarsson, 1996: 76, f. 65A-C (mf).
Walckenaeria clavicornis Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 210, f. 119C-D (f).
Walckenaeria clavicornis Marusik, 2015: 692, f. 12R-T (mf).

Agnarsson, I. (1996). Íslenskar köngulær. Fjölrit Náttúrufræðistofnunar 31: 1-175. 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

Crosby, C. R. & Bishop, S. C. (1931). Studies in American spiders: genera Cornicularia, Paracornicularia, Tigellinus, Walckenaera, Epiceraticelus and Pelecopsis with descriptions of new genera and species. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 39: 359-403. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Efimik, V. E. & Esyunin, S. L. (1996). A new subgenus and a new species of Walckenaeria Blackwall, 1833, from the Urals with remarks on the distribution of some unicornis-group species in the Palearctic (Aranei Linyphiidae). Arthropoda Selecta 5(1/2): 63-73. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1882). New England spiders of the family Theridiidae. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 6: 1-86. 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. (1967). Spiders (Araneae) from west Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland 184(1): 1-99. 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

Locket, G. H. & Millidge, A. F. (1953). British spiders. Vol. II. Ray Society, London, 449 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

Marx, G. (1890). Catalogue of the described Araneae of temperate North America. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 12: 497-594. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Millidge, A. F. (1983). The erigonine spiders of North America. Part 6. The genus Walckenaeria Blackwall (Araneae, Linyphiidae). Journal of Arachnology 11: 105-200. 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

Parker, J. R. (1969). On the establishment of Cornicularia clavicornis Emerton (Araneae) as a British species. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 1: 49-54. 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

Saito, H. (1987). On some linyphiid spiders added to the spider fauna of Japan. Heptathela 3(2): 1-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sha, Y. H. & Zhu, C. D. (1992). Three new record species of the genus Walckenaeria Blackwall from Changbai Mountain region (Araneae: Linyphiidae: Erigoninae). Acta Arachnologica Sinica 1(2): 1-5. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. 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

Waaler, P. F. (1970a). Spiders (Aranea) from Syd-Varanger, north Norway, with a note on a gynandromorph Cornicularia. Rhizocrinus 1(5): 1-9. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1972a). Zur Kenntnis der Gattung Walckenaeria Blackwall 1833 unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der europäischen Subgenera und Arten (Arachnida: Araneae: Linyphiiidae). Zoologische Beiträge (N.F.) 18: 371-427. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2016-03-17 New taxonomic reference entry Marusik, 2015 n/a