Taxon details

Alopecosa alpicola (Simon, 1876)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-09-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Spain, France, Italy, Russia (Europe), China, Caucasus?, Kazakhstan?
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Oxford University Museum of Natural History (OUMNH) = Hope Entomological Collections Oxford (HECO), Oxford, UK; f of Tarentula lesserti (Lugetti & Tongiorgi, 1969)
  • Syntype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; mm ff (Simon, 1876a)
Taxonomic references
Lycosa alpicola Simon, 1876a: 263 (Dmf).
Lycosa pastoralis Simon, 1876a: 251 (Dmf) [].
Tarentula lessertii O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1912a: 404, f. 51 (Df) [].
Lycosa pastoralis Simon, 1937: 1097, 1135, f. 1706-1707 (mf).
Lycosa alpicola Simon, 1937: 1102, 1106, 1135, f. 1721, 1729 (mf).
Alopecosa alpicola Roewer, 1955c: 213.
Alopecosa pastoralis Roewer, 1955c: 218.
Hogna lessertii Roewer, 1955c: 248.
Alopecosa alpicola Lugetti & Tongiorgi, 1969: 70, f. 20a-f (mf, S of Alopecosa pastoralis and Hogna lesserti).
Alopecosa alpicola Savelyeva, 1972b: 455, f. 2a (f).
Alopecosa alpicola Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 316, f. 186H (f).

Lugetti, G. & Tongiorgi, P. (1969). Ricerche sul genere Alopecosa Simon (Araneae-Lycosidae). Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali B76: 1-100. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1912a). A contribution towards the knowledge of the spiders and other arachnids of Switzerland. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 82(2): 393-405. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1912.tb07025.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1955c). Katalog der Araneae von 1758 bis 1940, bzw. 1954. 2. Band, Abt. a (Lycosaeformia, Dionycha [excl. Salticiformia]). 2. Band, Abt. b (Salticiformia, Cribellata) (Synonyma-Verzeichnis, Gesamtindex). Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Bruxelles, 1751 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Savelyeva, L. G. (1972b). New and little-known species of spiders of the fam. Lycosidae (Aranei) from the East Kazakhstan region. Entomologicheskoe Obozrenie 51: 454-462. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1876a). Les arachnides de France. Tome troisième. Roret, Paris, 364 pp., pl. 9-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1937). Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 5e et derniére partie. Roret, Paris, pp. 979-1298. 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

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Date Type Reference Detail
2023-09-24 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Alopecosa sulzeri (Pavesi, 1873)