Taxon details

Wadicosa quadrifera (Gravely, 1924)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-05-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India, Sri Lanka
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Taxonomic references
Lycosa quadrifer Gravely, 1924: 608, f. 4K (Dmf).
Pardosa quadrifer Roewer, 1955c: 184.
Lycosa quadrifer Tikader & Malhotra, 1980: 422, f. 324-326 (mf, T from Pardosa).
Wadicosa quadrifer Kronestedt, 1993a: 314, f. 1-6 (mf, T from Lycosa, after Kronestedt, 1987: 975).
Wadicosa quadrifera Kronestedt, 2017b: 296, f. 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 17-18 (mf).
Wadicosa quadrifera Caleb, 2020b: 15727, f. 12A-G, 26N-O (f).

Caleb, J. T. D. (2020b). Spider (Arachnida: Araneae) fauna of the scrub jungle in the Madras Christian College campus, Chennai, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 12(7): 15711-15766. doi:10.11609/jott.5758.12.7.15711-15766 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gravely, F. H. (1924). Some Indian spiders of the family Lycosidae. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 26: 587-613. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kronestedt, T. (1993a). Species of Wadicosa (Araneae: Lycosidae): revised generic allocation of Lycosa quadrifer Gravely from Sri Lanka and India. Journal of Natural History 27(2): 313-321. doi:10.1080/00222939300770161 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kronestedt, T. (2017b). Species of Wadicosa (Araneae, Lycosidae): a new species close to W. quadrifera (Gravely) from the Western Ghats, India. Zootaxa 4300(2): 295-300. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4300.2.11 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

Tikader, B. K. & Malhotra, M. S. (1980). Lycosidae (wolf-spiders). Fauna India (Araneae) 1: 248-447. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2020-05-18 New taxonomic reference entry Caleb, 2020b n/a
2017-08-02 New taxonomic reference entry Kronestedt, 2017b n/a