Taxon details

Ghelna canadensis (Banks, 1897)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA, Canada
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Icius canadensis Banks, 1897: 196 (Dmf).
Dendryphantes canadensis Peckham & Peckham, 1909: 467, pl. 36, f. 2 (mf).
Dendryphantes castaneus Emerton, 1911: 407, pl. 6, f. 5 (f, misidentified).
Metaphidippus canadensis Chickering, 1944: 171, f. 57-60 (mf).
Metaphidippus canadensis Kaston, 1948: 477, f. 1748, 1779-1781 (mf).
Metaphidippus canadensis Kaston, 1973: 109, f. 8-11 (Tmf from Dendryphantes per Roewer).
Dendryphantes canadensis Prószyński, 1976: 148, f. 24 (f).
Metaphidippus canadensis Oehler, 1980: 7, f. 153-155 (mf).
Ghelna canadensis Maddison, 1996: 239 (Tmf from Metaphidippus).
Ghelna canadensis Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 194, f. 2169-2171 (mf).

Banks, N. (1897). Descriptions of new spiders. The Canadian Entomologist 29(8): 193-197. doi:10.4039/Ent29193-8 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chickering, A. M. (1944). The Salticidae of Michigan. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters 29: 139-222. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1911). New spiders from New England. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 16: 383-407. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1948). Spiders of Connecticut. Bulletin of the Connecticut State Geological and Natural History Survey 70: 1-874. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1973). Four new species of Metaphidippus, with notes on related jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) from the eastern and central United States. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 92(1): 106-122. doi:10.2307/3225175 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Maddison, W. P. (1996). Pelegrina Franganillo and other jumping spiders formerly placed in the genus Metaphidippus (Araneae: Salticidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 154: 215-368. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Oehler, C. M. (1980). Jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) in the Cincinnati region of Ohio, including Butler, Clermont, Hamilton, and Warren Counties. Ohio Biological Survey Notes 13: 1-36. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Paquin, P. & Dupérré, N. (2003). Guide d'identification des araignées de Québec. Fabreries, Supplement 11: 1-251. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peckham, G. W. & Peckham, E. G. (1909). Revision of the Attidae of North America. Transactions of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 16(1, 5): 355-646, pl. 29-51. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prószyński, J. (1976). Studium systematyczno-zoogeograflczne nad rodziną Salticidae (Aranei) Regionów Palearktycznego i Nearktycznego. Wyższa Szkola Pedagogiczna Siedlcach 6: 1-260. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Metzner, H. (2019). Jumping spiders (Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae) of the world. Online at

Prószyński, J. (2016). Monograph of Salticidae (Araneae) of the World 1995-2015. Part II. Global Species Database of Salticidae (Araneae). Version October 30th, 2016, online at download pdf

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