Taxon details

Tasmanicosa leuckartii (Thorell, 1870)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2016-12-23
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia
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  • Syntype: Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.02.2019); f (A0000080) of Lycosa christopheri Simon, 1909
Taxonomic references
Tarentula leuckartii Thorell, 1870c: 388 (Df).
Lycosa leuckarti L. Koch, 1877a: 896, pl. 77, f. 3, pl. 81, f. 1 (f, Dm).
Lycosa molyneuxi Hogg, 1906: 575, f. 82 (Df).
Lycosa christopheri Simon, 1909d: 182 (Df).
Avicosa cristopheri Roewer, 1955c: 236.
Scaptocosa leuckarti Roewer, 1955c: 291.
Allocosa molyneuxi Roewer, 1955c: 206.
Lycosa leuckarti Main, 1964: 120, f. E-F (Tmf from Scaptocosa=Geolycosa).
Lycosa leuckarti McKay, 1975b: 320, f. 1A-E, 2A-I, 3E-F (mf, S).
Lycosa molyneuxi McKay, 1975b: 326 (Tf from Allocosa).
Tasmanicosa leuckartii Framenau & Baehr, 2016: 31, f. 1E-F, 3A, 6D, 7G, 17A-K (mf, S of Lycosa molyneuxi).

Framenau, V. W. & Baehr, B. C. (2016). Revision of the Australian Union-Jack wolf spiders, genus Tasmanicosa (Araneae, Lycosidae, Lycosinae). Zootaxa 4213: 1-82. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4213.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hogg, H. R. (1906). On some South Australian spiders of the family Lycosidae. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 76(II, 2, for 1905): 569-590. [published on April 5, 1906, after Duncan, 1937] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1877a). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet [Erster Theil, Lieferung 20-21]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 889-968, pl. 77-85. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.121660 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Main, B. Y. (1964). Spiders of Australia: A Guide to their Identification with Brief Notes on the Natural History of Common Forms. Jacaranda Press, Brisbane, 124 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

McKay, R. J. (1975b). The wolf spiders of Australia (Araneae: Lycosidae): 6. The leuckartii group. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 17(2): 319-328. 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

Simon, E. (1909d). Araneae. 2e partie. In: Michaelsen, W. & Hartmeyer, R. (eds.) Die Fauna Südwest-Australiens. Ergebnisse der Hamburger südwest-australischen Forschungsreise 1905. Band 1, Lieferung 12. Jena 2(13), 152-212. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1870c). Araneae nonnullae Novae Hollandie, descriptae. Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 27: 367-389. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2016-12-23 Species synonymy Framenau & Baehr, 2016 Tasmanicosa molyneuxi synonymized with Tasmanicosa leuckartii
2016-12-23 New taxonomic reference entry Framenau & Baehr, 2016 n/a
2016-12-23 Species transferred to new genus Framenau & Baehr, 2016 Species transferred from Lycosa to Tasmanicosa