Taxon details

Arctosa tenella (Keyserling, 1877)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2024-02-20
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Guyana
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Taxonomic references
Trochosa tenella Keyserling, 1877a: 667, pl. 8, f. 42-43 (Dm).
Arctosa minuta F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1902a: 331, pl. 31, f. 26-27 (Dmf) [].
Lycosa tenella Petrunkevitch, 1911: 568.
Arctosa cheluncata Petrunkevitch, 1925a: 177, f. 94-96 (Dmf) [].
Arkalosula cheluncata Roewer, 1955c: 232.
Arctosa minuta Dondale & Redner, 1983a: 21, f. 50-56 (mf, S of Arkalosula cheluncata).
Arctosa minuta Jiménez et al., 2018: 5, f. 9-10 (m).
Arctosa tenella Paredes-Munguía, Brescovit & Teixeira, 2024: 45, f. 38a-c, 39a-i, 40a-e, 41a-d, 42a-d, 43a-c (mf, T from Trochosa, S of Arctosa minuta).

Dondale, C. D. & Redner, J. H. (1983a). Revision of the wolf spiders of the genus Arctosa C. L. Koch in North and Central America (Araneae: Lycosidae). Journal of Arachnology 11: 1-30. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jiménez, M. L., Palacios-Cardiel, C., Maya-Morales, J. & Berrian, J. E. (2018). New records of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) for Carpe Region, Baja California Peninsula, Mexico. Acta Zoológica Mexicana (n. s.) 34(e3412159): 1-13. doi:10.21829/azm.2018.3412159 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1877a). Ueber amerikanische Spinnenarten der Unterordnung Citigradae. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 26: 609-708, pl. 7-8. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Paredes-Munguía, W., Brescovit, A. D. & Teixeira, R. A. (2024). Revision of Neotropical wolf spider genus Arctosa C.L. Koch, 1847 (Araneae: Lycosidae), with description of seven new species. Zootaxa 5414(1): 1-83. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.5414.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1925a). Arachnida from Panama. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 27: 51-248. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1911). A synonymic index-catalogue of spiders of North, Central and South America with all adjacent islands, Greenland, Bermuda, West Indies, Terra del Fuego, Galapagos, etc. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 29: 1-791. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1902a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 313-424. [for the exact dates see Lyal, 2011] 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

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Date Type Reference Detail
2024-02-20 Species synonymy Paredes-Munguía, Brescovit & Teixeira, 2024 Arctosa minuta synonymized with Arctosa tenella
2024-02-20 New taxonomic reference entry Paredes-Munguía, Brescovit & Teixeira, 2024 n/a
2024-02-20 Species transferred to new genus Paredes-Munguía, Brescovit & Teixeira, 2024 Species transferred from Trochosa to Arctosa
2024-02-20 Species distribution update Paredes-Munguía, Brescovit & Teixeira, 2024 n/a (Old value)