Taxon details

Emblyna altamira (Gertsch & Davis, 1942)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA, Mexico, Greater Antilles
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Taxonomic references
Dictyna parietalis Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 163, f. 1-3 (f, misidentified).
Dictyna altamira Gertsch & Davis, 1942: 15, f. 29 (Df).
Dictyna savanna Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944: 121, f. 161-169 (Dmf).
Dictyna guanica Gertsch, 1946a: 12 (Df).
Dictyna bryantae Jones, 1947: 13, f. 31-34 (Dm).
Dictyna guanica Bryant, 1948b: 372, pl. 7, f. 61 (f).
Dictyna altamira Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1958: 116, pl. 35, f. 1-4 (mf).
Phantyna guanica Lehtinen, 1967: 257 (Tf from Dictyna).
Dictyna altamira Kaston, 1977: 58, f. 71 (f).
Emblyna altamira Penney, 2004a: 185, f. 3 (S).

Bryant, E. B. (1948b). The spiders of Hispaniola. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 100: 329-447. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1944). Spiders of the Georgia region of North America. Bulletin of the University of Utah 35(9): 1-267. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. & Gertsch, W. J. (1958). The spider family Dictynidae in America north of Mexico. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 116: 1-152. [second pdf contains better scans of the plates] download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. & Davis, L. I. (1942). Report on a collection of spiders from Mexico. IV. American Museum Novitates 1158: 1-19. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. (1946a). Notes on American spiders of the family Dictynidae. American Museum Novitates 1319: 1-21. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jones, S. (1947). Descriptions of some species of the spider genus Dictyna. Field and Laboratory 15: 1-35. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1977). Supplement to the spiders of Connecticut. Journal of Arachnology 4: 1-72. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lehtinen, P. T. (1967). Classification of the cribellate spiders and some allied families, with notes on the evolution of the suborder Araneomorpha. Annales Zoologici Fennici 4: 199-468. [second pdf: index and outline by V. D. Roth (unpubl.)] download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Penney, D. (2004a). New extant and fossil Dominican Republic spider records, with two new synonymies and comments on taphonomic bias of amber preservation. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 9: 183-190. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1930a). The spiders of Porto Rico. Part two. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 30: 159-356. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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