Taxon details

Arctosa himalayensis Tikader & Malhotra, 1980

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-01-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India
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Taxonomic references
Arctosa himalayensis Tikader & Malhotra, 1980: 369, f. 238-241 (Dmf).
Arctosa himalayensis Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 59, f. 96-97 (f).
Arctosa tappaensis Gajbe, 2004c: 31, f. 40-44 (Dmf) [].
Arctosa himalayensis Dhali, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017: 77, f. 389-393, pl. 23 (f).
Arctosa himalayensis Sankaran, Caleb & Sebastian, 2021a: 490, f. 1A-C, 2A-F, 3A-B, 4A-G (mf, S of Arctosa tappaensis).

Dhali, D. C., Saha, S. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2017). Litter and ground dwelling spiders (Araneae: Arachnida) of reserve forests of Dooars, West Bengal. World Scientific News 63: 1-242. [N.B.: at the journal's website meanwhile a new version (created in 2020) is online, with changed authorship:] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gajbe, U. A. (2004c). Studies on some spiders of the family Lycosidae (Araneae: Arachnida) from Madhya Pradesh, India. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Occasional Paper 221: 1-40. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sankaran, P. M., Caleb, J. T. D. & Sebastian, P. A. (2021a). Revision of Indian wolf spiders: I. Genus Arctosa C.L. Koch, 1847 (Araneae: Lycosidae, Tricassinae). Zootaxa 4908(4): 489-504. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4908.4.3 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. & Malhotra, M. S. (1980). Lycosidae (wolf-spiders). Fauna India (Araneae) 1: 248-447. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. & Biswas, B. (1981). Spider fauna of Calcutta and vicinity: Part-I. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Occasional Paper 30: 1-149. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2021-01-18 New taxonomic reference entry Sankaran, Caleb & Sebastian, 2021a n/a
2021-01-18 Species synonymy Sankaran, Caleb & Sebastian, 2021a Arctosa tappaensis synonymized with Arctosa himalayensis
2017-02-09 New taxonomic reference entry Dhali, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017 n/a