Taxon details

Melecosa alpina (Marusik, Azarkina & Koponen, 2004)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-07-22
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, China
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Taxonomic references
Sibirocosa alpina Marusik, Azarkina & Koponen, 2004: 142, f. 250 (Df).
Sibirocosa alpina Marusik, Fritzén & Song, 2007: 269, f. 9-17, 29 (f, Dm).
Melecosa alpina Marusik, Omelko & Koponen, 2015b: 260, f. 4-6, 32-33, 40-50 (Tmf from Sibirocosa).

Marusik, Y. M., Azarkina, G. N. & Koponen, S. (2004). A survey of east Palearctic Lycosidae (Aranei). II. Genus Acantholycosa F. Dahl, 1908 and related new genera. Arthropoda Selecta 12(2, 2003): 101-148. [publ. Feb. 28, 2004] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M., Fritzén, N. R. & Song, D. X. (2007). On spiders (Aranei) collected in central Xinjiang, China. Arthropoda Selecta 15(3, 2006): 259-276. [publ. July 16, 2007] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M., Omelko, M. M. & Koponen, S. (2015b). A survey of East Palaearctic Lycosidae (Araneae). 11. Two new genera from the Acantholycosa complex. Zootaxa 3985(2): 252-264. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3985.2.4 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2015-07-22 New taxonomic reference entry Marusik, Omelko & Koponen, 2015b n/a
2015-07-22 Species transferred to new genus Marusik, Omelko & Koponen, 2015b Species transferred from Sibirocosa to Melecosa