Taxon details

Alopecosa edax (Thorell, 1875)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Poland, China
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Tarentula edax Thorell, 1875a: 107 (Dm).
Tarentula edax Thorell, 1875c: 150 (Dm).
Xerolycosa edax Roewer, 1955c: 308.
Tarentula edax Prószyński, 1961a: 125, f. 1-6 (Tm from Xerolycosa).
Tarentula pseudohirta Schenkel, 1963: 309, f. 176 (Dm).
Alopecosa edax Lugetti & Tongiorgi, 1969: 89, f. 26a-c (m).
Alopecosa pseudohirta Brignoli, 1983c: 437.
Alopecosa pseudohirta Song, 1986b: 77, f. 13 (m).
Alopecosa edax Buchar, 2001: 264, f. 16-19 (m, S of A. pseudohirta, not native to Europe).

Brignoli, P. M. (1983c). A catalogue of the Araneae described between 1940 and 1981. Manchester University Press, 755 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Buchar, J. (2001). Two new species of the genus Alopecosa (Araneae: Lycosidae) from south-eastern Europe. Acta Universitatis Carolinae Biologica 45: 257-266. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Prószyński, J. (1961a). Redescription of Tarentula edax Thorell, 1875 (Araneida, Lycosidae). Bulletin de l'Académie Polonaise des Sciences 9: 125-127. 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

Schenkel, E. (1963). Ostasiatische Spinnen aus dem Muséum d'Histoire naturelle de Paris. Mémoires du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris (A, Zool.) 25: 1-481. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X. (1986b). A revision of the Chinese wolf spiders of the genus Alopecosa described by Schenkel (Araneae: Lycosidae). Sinozoologia 4: 73-82. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1875a). Diagnoses Aranearum Europaearum aliquot novarum. Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 18: 81-108. 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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