Taxon details

Trachelas tranquillus (Hentz, 1847)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-11-21
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Canada, USA
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Taxonomic references
Clubiona tranquilla Hentz, 1847: 450, pl. 23, f. 16 (Df).
Agalena plumbea Hentz, 1847: 465, pl. 30, f. 1 (Df).
Trachelas ruber Keyserling, 1887b: 439, pl. 6, f. 14 (Df).
Trachelas ruber Emerton, 1890: 184, pl. 5, f. 13 (f, Dm).
Trachelas ruber Simon, 1897a: 179, f. 175-176 (mf).
Trachelas ruber Emerton, 1902: 19, f. 66 (f).
Trachelas tranquilla Petrunkevitch, 1911: 524.
Trachelas tranquilla Comstock, 1912: 581, f. 91, 659-660.
Trachelas tranquillus Chickering, 1939: 82, f. 87-90 (mf).
Trachelas tranquillus Kaston, 1948: 381, f. 1350-1353, 1360 (mf).
Trachelas tranquillus Platnick & Shadab, 1974a: 8, f. 1-9, 42-44 (mf).
Trachelas tranquillus Dondale & Redner, 1982: 125, f. 13, 231-233 (mf).
Trachelas tranquillus Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 61, f. 505-508 (mf).
Trachelas tranquillus Vossbrinck & Krinsky, 2014: 1078, f. 1A-B (f).
Trachelas tranquillus Polotow, Carmichael & Griswold, 2015: 143, f. 14C (m).
Trachelas tranquillus Paquin & Arbour, 2021b: 46, f. 1-8 (mf).

Chickering, A. M. (1939). Anyphaenidae and Clubionidae of Michigan. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters 24: 49-84. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Comstock, J. H. (1912). The spider book; a manual for the study of the spiders and their near relatives, the scorpions, pseudoscorpions, whipscorpions, harvestmen and other members of the class Arachnida, found in America north of Mexico, with analytical keys for their classification and popular accounts of their habits. Garden City, New York, pp. 1-721. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dondale, C. D. & Redner, J. H. (1982). The insects and arachnids of Canada, Part 9. The sac spiders of Canada and Alaska, Araneae: Clubionidae and Anyphaenidae. Research Branch Agriculture Canada Publication 1724: 1-194. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1890). New England spiders of the families Drassidae, Agalenidae and Dysderidae. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 8: 166-206, pl. 3-8. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1902). The common spiders of the United States. Boston, 225 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.5617 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hentz, N. M. (1847). Descriptions and figures of the araneides of the United States. Boston Journal of Natural History 5: 443-479, pl. 23-24, 30-31. 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. (1887b). Neue Spinnen aus America. VII. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 37: 421-490, pl. 6. 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

Paquin, P. & Arbour, G. (2021b). Progression rapide de Trachelas tranquillus (Hentz 1847) (Araneae: Trachelidae) nouvellement rapporté au Québec. Hutchinsonia 1: 44-47. 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

Platnick, N. I. & Shadab, M. U. (1974a). A revision of the tranquillus and speciosus groups of the spider genus Trachelas (Araneae, Clubionidae) in North and Central America. American Museum Novitates 2553: 1-34. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Polotow, D., Carmichael, A. & Griswold, C. E. (2015). Total evidence analysis of the phylogenetic relationships of Lycosoidea spiders (Araneae, Entelegynae). Invertebrate Systematics 29(2): 124-163. doi:10.1071/IS14041 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1897a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-192. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Vossbrinck, C. R. & Krinsky, W. L. (2014). Envenomation by Trachelas tranquillus (Araneae: Corrinidae) [sic] in Connecticut. Journal of Medical Entomology 51(5): 1077-1078. doi:10.1603/ME13215 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2021-11-21 New taxonomic reference entry Paquin & Arbour, 2021b n/a
2015-10-29 New taxonomic reference entry Polotow, Carmichael & Griswold, 2015 n/a
2014-10-27 New taxonomic reference entry Vossbrinck & Krinsky, 2014 n/a