Taxon details

Piratula gigantea (Gertsch, 1934)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA
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Taxonomic references
Pirata gigantea Gertsch, 1934a: 12 (Df).
Arkalosula gigantea Roewer, 1955c: 232.
Pirata giganteus Wallace & Exline, 1978: 89, f. 187-191 (Tf from Arkalosula=Arctosa, Dm).
Pirata giganteus Dondale & Redner, 1981b: 107, f. 5-6 (m).
Pirata giganteus Dondale & Redner, 1990: 259, f. 390-395 (mf).
Piratula gigantea Omelko, Marusik & Koponen, 2011: 216 (Tmf from Pirata).

Dondale, C. D. & Redner, J. H. (1981b). Classification of two North American species of Pirata, with a description of a new genus (Araneae, Lycosidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 170: 106-110. 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

Gertsch, W. J. (1934a). Notes on American Lycosidae. American Museum Novitates 693: 1-25. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Omelko, M. M., Marusik, Y. M. & Koponen, S. (2011). A survey of the east Palearctic Lycosidae (Aranei). 8. The genera Pirata Sundevall, 1833 and Piratula Roewer, 1960 in the Russian Far East. Arthropoda Selecta 20(3): 195-232. doi:10.15298/arthsel.20.3.05 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

Wallace, H. K. & Exline, H. (1978). Spiders of the genus Pirata in North America, Central America and the West Indies (Araneae: Lycosidae). Journal of Arachnology 5: 1-112. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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