Taxon details

Aculepeira packardi (Thorell, 1875)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-05-16
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: North America, Russia (Urals to Far East), Kazakhstan, China
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Epeira packardii Thorell, 1875d: 490 (Dm).
Epeira aculeata Emerton, 1877: 528 (Df; preoccupied by Latreille, 1806).
Epeira carbonaria Keyserling, 1892: 204, pl. 9, f. 151 (mf, misidentified).
Epeira carbonaria McCook, 1894: 157, pl. 6, f. 1-2 (mf, misidentified).
Epeira aculeata Emerton, 1894: 405, pl. 1, f. 4 (f, Dm).
Araneus septentrionalis Kulczyński, 1908b: 47, pl. 2, f. 57 (Df).
Araneus aculeatus Petrunkevitch, 1911: 277.
Araneus septentrionalis Schenkel, 1930b: 24, f. 9a-b (Dm).
Aculepeira packardi Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942a: 75 (removed mf from S of A. carbonaria).
Aculepeira verae Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942a: 75, f. 215-216 (Dm).
Aculepeira verae Levi & Field, 1954: 448, f. 26, 28 (mf).
Aculepeira packardi Holm, 1970: 201, f. 28 (m).
Aculepeira packardi Levi, 1977b: 228, f. 148-161, 174, 176-181 (mf, S).
Aculepeira packardi Yin et al., 1990: 12, f. 27-34 (mf).
Aculepeira packardi Yin et al., 1997d: 106, f. 32a-i (mf).
Aculepeira packardi Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 230, f. 132A-C, J-K. 145K (mf).
Aculepeira packardi Hu, 2001: 438, f. 282.1-8 (mf).
Aculepeira packardi Levi, 2002: 543, f. 130-131, 199 (mf).
Aculepeira packardi Blick & Nentwig, 2003: 39, f. 2, 4 (f).
Aculepeira packardi Dondale et al., 2003: 177, f. 378-386 (mf).

Blick, T. & Nentwig, W. (2003). Taxonomische Notiz zu Aculepeira lapponica (Arachnida: Araneae: Araneidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 25: 38-41. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1942a). A hundred new species of American spiders. Bulletin of the University of Utah 32(13): 1-117. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dondale, C. D., Redner, J. H., Paquin, P. & Levi, H. W. (2003). The insects and arachnids of Canada. Part 23. The orb-weaving spiders of Canada and Alaska (Araneae: Uloboridae, Tetragnathidae, Araneidae, Theridiosomatidae). NRC Research Press, Ottawa, 371 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1877). Descriptions of two new spiders from Colorado. Bulletin of the U. S. Geological Survey 3: 528-529. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1894). Canadian spiders. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 9: 400-429. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holm, Å. (1970). Notes on spiders collected by the "Vega" Expedition 1878-1880. Entomologica Scandinavica 1(3): 188-208. doi:10.1163/187631270X00023 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hu, J. L. (2001). Spiders in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau of China. Henan Science and Technology Publishing House, 658 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1892). Die Spinnen Amerikas. Epeiridae. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg 4, 1-208. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.64832 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1908b). Araneae et Oribatidae. Expeditionum rossicarum in insulas Novo-Sibiricas annis 1885-1886 et 1900-1903 susceptarum. Zapiski Imperatorskoi Akademy Naouk St. Petersburg (8) 18(7): 1-97. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. & Field, H. M. (1954). The spiders of Wisconsin. American Midland Naturalist 51: 440-467. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1977b). The orb-weaver genera Metepeira, Kaira and Aculepeira in America north of Mexico (Araneae, Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 148: 185-238. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (2002). Keys to the genera of araneid orbweavers (Araneae, Araneidae) of the Americas. Journal of Arachnology 30: 527-562. download pdf -- Show included taxa

McCook, H. C. (1894). American spiders and their spinningwork. Philadelphia 3, 1-285. 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

Schenkel, E. (1930b). Die Araneiden der schwedischen Kamtchatka-Expedition 1920-1922. Arkiv för Zoologi 21(A15): 1-33. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei University of Science and Techology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1875d). Notice of some spiders from Labrador. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 17: 490-504. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yin, C. M., Wang, J. F., Xie, L. P. & Peng, X. J. (1990). New and newly recorded species of the spiders of family Araneidae from China (Arachnida, Araneae). In: Spiders in China: One Hundred New and Newly Recorded Species of the Families Araneidae and Agelenidae. Hunan Normal University Press, pp. 1-171. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yin, C. M., Wang, J. F., Zhu, M. S., Xie, L. P., Peng, X. J. & Bao, Y. H. (1997d). Fauna Sinica: Arachnida: Araneae: Araneidae. Science Press, Beijing, xiii + 460 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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