Taxon details

Alopecosa pentheri (Nosek, 1905)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-07-01
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Italy, south-eastern Europe, Ukraine, Turkey, Caucasus (Russia, Azerbaijan)
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: National Museum – Natural History Museum, Praha (NMP), Czech Republic; f (P6E-2878) of Tarentula cursor elatior (Růžička et al., 2005)
  • Holotype: Naturhistorisches Museum Wien (NHMW), Wien/Vienna, Austria; f of Lycosa cursor insignis (Růžička et al., 2005)
  • Syntype: Naturhistorisches Museum Wien (NHMW), Wien/Vienna, Austria; mm ff (Růžička et al., 2005)
Taxonomic references
Pardosa pentheri Nosek, 1905b: 141, f. 21, 24 (Dmf).
Lycosa cursor insignis Nosek, 1905b: 138 (Df) [].
Lycosa cursor dordeiae Strand, 1917c: 72.
Tarentula cursor elatior Kratochvíl, 1935b: 19, f. 14 (Df).
Tarentula fuscipes Hadjissarantos, 1940: 39, f. 11 (f, misidentified).
Pardosella pentheri Roewer, 1955c: 196.
Alopecosa cursor elatior Roewer, 1955c: 216.
Alopecosa cursor insignis Roewer, 1955c: 216.
Alopecosa pentheri Tongiorgi, 1966b: 339 (T from Pardosella).
Alopecosa cursor pentheri Lugetti & Tongiorgi, 1969: 55, f. 15a-c (m).
Alopecosa insignis Lugetti & Tongiorgi, 1969: 57, f. 15d-e (f, elevated from subspecies of A. cursor, S).
Alopecosa pentheri Dunin, 1984a: 47, f. 3 (f).
Alopecosa pentheri Thaler, Buchar & Knoflach, 2000: 1073, f. 3-4, 42, 46-47 (mf, S of Alopecosa insignis).
Alopecosa pentheri Marusik, Nadolny & Koponen, 2018: 358, f. 1F-K, 2B, 3C-D, 4C-D, 5G-L, 6I-J, 7H-K, 8B-C (mf).
Alopecosa pentheri Ponomarev et al., 2019: 319, f. 13-14 (f).

Dunin, P. M. (1984a). [Fauna and ecology of the spiders of the Apscheron Peninsula, Azerbadjan SSR]. In: Fauna and Ecology of Arachnids. University of Perm, pp. 45-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hadjissarantos, H. (1940). Les araignées de l'Attique. Athens, 132 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kratochvíl, J. (1935b). Araignées nouvelles ou non encore signalées en Yougoslavie. Première partie. Folia Zoologica et Hydrobiologica, Rigā 8: 10-25. 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

Marusik, Y. M., Nadolny, A. A. & Koponen, S. (2018). A survey of the Alopecosa cursor species group (Aranei: Lycosidae) from Asia. Arthropoda Selecta 27(4): 348-362. doi:10.15298/arthsel.27.4.12 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Nosek, A. (1905b). Araneiden, Opilionen und Chernetiden. In: Penther, A. & Zederbauer, E. (eds.) Ergebnisse einer naturwissenschaftlichen Reise zum Erdschias-Dagh (Kleinasien). Annalen des Kaiserlich-Königlichen Naturhistorischen Hofmuseums in Wien 20: 114-154, pl. 4-5. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ponomarev, A. V., Aliev, M. A., Khabiev, G. N. & Shmatko, V. Y. (2019). New data on the spider fauna (Aranei) of Dagestan, Russia. Arthropoda Selecta 28(2): 309-334. doi:10.15298/arthsel.28.2.14 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

Strand, E. (1917c). Arachnologica varia XIV-XVIII. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82(A2): 70-76. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thaler, K., Buchar, J. & Knoflach, B. (2000). Notes on wolf spiders from Greece (Araneae, Lycosidae). Linzer Biologische Beiträge 32: 1071-1091. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tongiorgi, P. (1966b). Wolf spiders of the Pardosa monticola group (Araneae: Lycosidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 134: 335-359. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-07-01 New taxonomic reference entry Ponomarev et al., 2019 n/a
2019-07-01 Species distribution update Ponomarev et al., 2019 n/a (Old value)
2018-12-22 New taxonomic reference entry Marusik, Nadolny & Koponen, 2018 n/a
2016-01-07 Species distribution update van Helsdingen & IJland, 2015 n/a (Old value)