Taxon details

Xysticus emertoni Keyserling, 1880

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2024-03-07
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Russia (Urals to Far East), Kazakhstan, Central Asia, China, Canada, USA
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Xysticus limbatus Keyserling, 1880: 35, pl. 1, f. 16a-b (m, misidentified).
Xysticus emertoni Keyserling, 1880: 39, pl. 1, f. 18 (Df).
Xysticus excellens Kulczyński, 1885: 47, pl. 11, f. 26 (Dmf) [].
Xysticus emertoni Banks, 1913: 178, pl. 11, f. 11 (f).
Xysticus excellens Schenkel, 1930b: 26, f. 10 (f).
Xysticus emertoni Gertsch, 1939b: 374, f. 158-159, 197 (mf).
Xysticus emertoni Comstock, 1940: 549, f. 590, 601 (mf).
Xysticus emertoni Chickering, 1940a: 208, f. 31-33 (mf).
Xysticus obscurus Tambs-Lyche, 1942: 113 (S of X. excellens, rejected).
Xysticus emertoni Kaston, 1948: 426, f. 1545-1546 (mf).
Xysticus dissimilis Zhu & Wang, 1963c: 487, f. 33 (Df) [].
Xysticus emertoni Turnbull, Dondale & Redner, 1965: 1249, f. 42, 45, 124, 127, 173 (mf).
Xysticus excellens Utochkin, 1968: 10, f. 50-52 (mf, removed from S of X. austerus).
Xysticus emertoni Holm, 1973: 106 (S of Xysticus excellens).
Xysticus emertoni Dondale & Redner, 1978b: 206, f. 419-421, 620-624 (mf).
Xysticus emertoni Ono, 1981b: 70, f. 5-6 (mf).
Xysticus dissimilis Hu, 1984: 347, f. 341.5 (f).
Xysticus excellens Tang & Song, 1988c: 137, f. 1-4 (mf, S of Xysticus dissimilis).
Xysticus excellens Izmailova, 1989: 141, f. 134 (f).
Xysticus emertoni Song & Zhu, 1997: 80, f. 50A-D (mf).
Xysticus emertoni Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 502, f. 285E, O (mf).
Xysticus emertoni Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 233, f. 2626-2629 (mf).
Xysticus emertoni Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 466, f. 336A-D (mf).
Xysticus emertoni Zhang, Peng & Zhang, 2022: 310, f. 235A-F (mf).

Banks, N. (1913). Notes on the types of some American spiders in European collections. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 65: 177-188. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chickering, A. M. (1940a). The Thomisidae (crab spiders) of Michigan. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters 25: 189-237. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Comstock, J. H. (1940). The spider book, revised and edited by W. J. Gertsch. Cornell Univ. Press, Ithaca, 727 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dondale, C. D. & Redner, J. H. (1978b). The insects and arachnids of Canada, Part 5. The crab spiders of Canada and Alaska, Araneae: Philodromidae and Thomisidae. Research Branch Agriculture Canada Publication 1663: 1-255. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. (1939b). A revision of the typical crab spiders (Misumeninae) of America north of Mexico. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 76: 277-442. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holm, Å. (1973). On the spiders collected during the Swedish expeditions to Novaya Zemlya and Yenisey in 1875 and 1876. Zoologica Scripta 2(2-3): 71-110. doi:10.1111/j.1463-6409.1974.tb00741.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hu, J. L. (1984). The Chinese spiders collected from the fields and the forests. Tianjin Science and Technology Press, 482 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Izmailova, M. V. (1989). [Fauna of Spiders of South Part of Eastern Siberia]. Irkutsk State University Publishing, 184 pp. 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

Keyserling, E. (1880). Die Spinnen Amerikas. Laterigradae. [Erster Band]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 283 pp., pl. 1-8. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.64832 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1885). Pająki zebrane na Kamczatce przez Dra B. Dybowskiego. Araneae in Camtschadalia a Dre B. Dybowski collectae. Pamiętnik Akademii Umiejętności w Krakowie, Wydział Matematyczno-Przyrodniczy 11(4): 1-60, pl. 9-11. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ono, H. (1981b). The distribution and phylogeny of the Japanese crab-spider Xysticus ephippiatus Simon, 1880 (Araneae: Thomisidae). Kishidaia 47: 69-75. 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

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. (1997). Fauna Sinica: Arachnida: Araneae: Thomisidae, Philodromidae. Science Press, Beijing, 259 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Tambs-Lyche, H. (1942). Notes on Norwegian spiders. Norsk Entomologisk Tidsskrift 6: 107-114. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tang, L. R. & Song, D. X. (1988c). A revision of some thomisid spiders (Araneae: Thomisidae). Sinozoologia 6: 137-140. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Turnbull, A. L., Dondale, C. D. & Redner, J. H. (1965). The spider genus Xysticus C. L. Koch (Araneae: Thomisidae) in Canada. The Canadian Entomologist 97(12): 1233-1280. doi:10.4039/Ent971233-12 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Utochkin, A. S. (1968). Pauki roda Xysticus faunii SSSR (Opredelitel'). Ed. Univ. Perm, 73 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhang, F., Peng, J. Y. & Zhang, B. S. (2022). Spiders of Mt. Xiaowutai. Science Press, Beijing, 387 pp. [pdf in three parts] download pdf download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhu, C. D. & Wang, F. Z. (1963c). [Thomisidae of China, I]. Journal of Jilin Medical University 5: 471-488, pl. 4-7. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhu, M. S. & Zhang, B. S. (2011). Spider Fauna of Henan: Arachnida: Araneae. Science Press, Beijing, 558 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-11-18 New taxonomic reference entry Zhang, Peng & Zhang, 2022 n/a
2022-10-21 Species distribution update n/a (Old value)
2022-10-16 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Tullgren, 1944 Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Xysticus obscurus Collett, 1877