Taxon details

Mastophora cornigera (Hentz, 1850)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA to Nicaragua
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Taxonomic references
Epeira cornigera Hentz, 1850: 20, pl. 3, f. 8 (Df).
Cyrtarachne cornigera Keyserling, 1879: 300, pl. 4, f. 4 (f).
Cyrtarachne bicurvata Becker, 1879a: 77, pl. 2. f. 16-19 (Df).
Ordgarius cornigerus Keyserling, 1892: 40, pl. 2, f. 34 (f).
Ordgarius cornigerus McCook, 1894: 197, pl. 12, f. 1 (f).
Glyptocranium cornigerum Simon, 1895a: 885.
Mastophora cornigera Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 70, f. 9, 20 (f).
Mastophora cornigera Gertsch, 1955: 233, f. 1-5, 37, 41-42 (f, Dm).
Mastophora cornigera Levi, 2003: 344, f. 169-182 (mf).

Becker, L. (1879a). Diagnoses de nouvelles aranéides américaines. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 22: 77-86. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. (1955). The North American bolas spiders of the genera Mastophora and Agatostichus. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 106: 221-254. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hentz, N. M. (1850). Descriptions and figures of the araneides of the United States. Boston Journal of Natural History 6: 18-35, 271-295. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1879). Neue Spinnen aus Amerika. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 29: 293-349. 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

Levi, H. W. (2003). The bolas spiders of the genus Mastophora (Araneae: Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 157: 309-382. download pdf -- Show included taxa

McCook, H. C. (1894). American spiders and their spinningwork. Philadelphia 3, 1-285. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1931b). Contribuicao ao estudo da tribu Mastophoreas. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 3: 65-74. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1895a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 761-1084. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

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