Taxon details

Pardosa modica (Blackwall, 1846)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-09-14
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA, Canada
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Taxonomic references
Lycosa modica Blackwall, 1846a: 33 (Dm).
Pardosa brunnea Emerton, 1885: 495, pl. 48, f. 4 (Dmf).
Pardosa modica Chamberlin, 1908: 202, pl. 15, f. 1-2 (m, Df).
Pardosa modica brunnea Chamberlin, 1908: 205, pl. 15, f. 3-4 (mf).
Pardosa modica Banks, 1910: 59 (S of Pardosa albimontis, P. concinna, P. fuscula, P. glacialis, P. josemitensis and P. modica brunnea; P. albimontis see Pardosa luteola, P. concinna and P. glacialis revalidated by Gertsch, 1934a : 18, P. fuscula revalidated by Jackson, 1933: 147, P. josemitensis revalidated by Roewer, 1955c : 192).
Pardosa modica Comstock, 1912: 657, f. 731e, 732b.
Pardosa modica Gertsch, 1933b: 18.
Pardosa modica Comstock, 1940: 664, f. 731e (f).
Pardosa modica brunnea Comstock, 1940: 665, f. 732b (m).
Pardosa modica Kaston, 1948: 336, f. 1127-1128, 1142 (mf).
Pardosa modica brunnea Roewer, 1955c: 193.
Pardosa modica Kronestedt, 1981: 112, f. 1a-c, 2a, 3a, 4a, 5A-B, 5a-b, 6a, 7a (mf, S of Pardosa modica brunnea confirmed).
Pardosa modica Dondale & Redner, 1990: 188, f. 251-255 (mf).
Pardosa modica Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 165, f. 1835-1838 (mf).
Pardosa modica Vogel, 2004: 90, f. 63, 82 (mf).

Banks, N. (1910). Catalogue of Nearctic spiders. Bulletin, United States National Museum 72: 1-80. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1846a). Notice of spiders captured by Professor Potter in Canada, with descriptions of such species as appear to be new to science. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 17(109, 110): 30-44, 76-82. , 10.1080/037454809495559 doi:10.1080/037454809496437 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. (1908). Revision of North American spiders of the family Lycosidae. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 60: 158-318, pl. 8-23. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Comstock, J. H. (1912). The spider book; a manual for the study of the spiders and their near relatives, the scorpions, pseudoscorpions, whipscorpions, harvestmen and other members of the class Arachnida, found in America north of Mexico, with analytical keys for their classification and popular accounts of their habits. Garden City, New York, pp. 1-721. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Comstock, J. H. (1940). The spider book, revised and edited by W. J. Gertsch. Cornell Univ. Press, Ithaca, 727 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dondale, C. D. & Redner, J. H. (1990). The insects and arachnids of Canada, Part 17. The wolf spiders, nurseryweb spiders, and lynx spiders of Canada and Alaska, Araneae: Lycosidae, Pisauridae, and Oxyopidae. Research Branch Agriculture Canada Publication 1856: 1-383. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1885). New England Lycosidae. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 6: 481-505. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. (1933b). New genera and species of North American spiders. American Museum Novitates 636: 1-28. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1948). Spiders of Connecticut. Bulletin of the Connecticut State Geological and Natural History Survey 70: 1-874. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kronestedt, T. (1981). Studies on species of Holarctic Pardosa groups (Araneae, Lycosidae), II. Redescriptions of Pardosa modica (Blackwall), Pardosa labradorensis (Thorell), and Pardosa sinistra (Thorell). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 170: 111-125. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Paquin, P. & Dupérré, N. (2003). Guide d'identification des araignées de Québec. Fabreries, Supplement 11: 1-251. 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

Vogel, B. R. (2004). A review of the spider genera Pardosa and Acantholycosa (Araneae, Lycosidae) of the 48 contiguous United States. Journal of Arachnology 32(1): 55-108. doi:10.1636/H03-8 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2023-09-14 New taxonomic reference entry Banks, 1910 n/a