Taxon details

Alopecosa cronebergi (Thorell, 1875)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-12-21
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Slovakia, Ukraine, Russia (Europe), Caucasus, Kazakhstan
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Zoological Museum of Moscow University (ZMMU), Moscow, Russia; m (Ta-6843) of Alopecosa atypica Ponomarev, 2008 (Mikhailov, 2018b)
Taxonomic references
Tarentula cronebergii Thorell, 1875b: 103 (Df).
Tarentula cronebergii Thorell, 1875c: 156 (Df).
Tarentula cronebergii Spassky, 1925: 50, f. 27, 53 (f, Dm, at least one m is A. kovblyuki after Azarkina et al., 2016: 340).
Alopecosa cronebergi Roewer, 1955c: 215.
Alopecosa atypica Ponomarev, 2008a: 53, f. 12-13 (Dm) [].
Alopecosa cronebergi Azarkina et al., 2016: 340, f. 1-34 (mf, S of Alopecosa atypica).
Alopecosa cronebergi Seropian et al., 2023: 259, f. 67 (m).

Azarkina, G. N., Esyunin, S. L., Kuzmin, E. A. & Marusik, Y. M. (2016). On the synonymy of two wolf spider species of the genus Alopecosa (Araneae, Lycosidae) from the steppe zone of Russia. Zootaxa 4205(4): 339-348. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4205.4.2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ponomarev, A. V. (2008a). Additions to the fauna of spiders (Aranei) of the from south of Russia and western Kazakhstan: new taxa and finds. Caucasian Entomological Bulletin 4: 49-61. 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

Seropian, A., Bulbulashvili, N., Otto, S., Krammer, H.-J., Kachlishvili, N. & Datunashvili, A. (2023). Picking pearls from the Silk Road: insights into the spider (Arachnida, Araneae) diversity in Georgia from the Caucasus barcode of life project. Part II. Caucasiana 2: 231-297 & Suppl. doi:10.3897/caucasiana.2.e110536 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Spassky, S. A. (1925). [An identification book of spiders of Don area]. Znanie Press, Novocherkassk, 62 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1875b). Verzeichniss südrussischer Spinnen. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae 11: 39-122. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1875c). Descriptions of several European and North African spiders. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 13(5): 1-204. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2023-12-21 New taxonomic reference entry Seropian et al., 2023 n/a
2016-12-08 Species synonymy Azarkina et al., 2016 Alopecosa atypica synonymized with Alopecosa cronebergi
2016-12-08 New taxonomic reference entry Azarkina et al., 2016 n/a
2016-12-08 Species distribution update Azarkina et al., 2016 n/a (Old value)
2014-10-14 Species distribution update n/a (Old value)