COMMON Spiders OF NEW YORK
- Sneaky Spider. // Scholastic News -- Edition 3;4/26/2010, Vol. 66 Issue 22, p3
The article reports that a new species of spider was recently found in Israel.
- Revision of the Neotropical spider genus Enna (Araneae, Lycosoidea, Trechaleidae). Da Silva, Estevam Luis Cruz; Lise, Arno Antonio; Carico, James E. // Journal of Arachnology;2008, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p76
The spider genus Enna is revised and the five previously known species [E estebanensis (Simon 1898) (Venezuela). E jullieni (Simon 1898) (Panama, Colombia). E. minor Petrunkevitch 1925 (Panama, Colombia), E. nesiotes Chamberlin 1925 (Panama) and E. velox O. Pickard-Cambridge 1897 (type species)...
- Notes on the Amazonian species of the genus Drymusa Simon (Araneae, Drymusidae). Rheims, Cristina A.; Brescovit, Antonio D.; Bonaldo, Alexandre B. // Journal of Arachnology;2008, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p164
Males of Drymusa spelunca Bonaldo, Rheims & Brescovit 2006 and D. colligata Bonaldo, Rheims & Brescovit 2006 are described based on additional material collected in their type localities: the FLONA CarajÃ¡s, CarajÃ¡s and Juruti, both in the state of ParÃ¡, Brazil.
- First description of the male of Cryptothele verrucosa L. Koch, 1872 (Araneae), the type species of the genus. Marusik, Yuri M.; Omelko, Mikhail M. // ZooKeys;11/15/2013, Issue 351, p31
The male of Cryptothele verrucosa L. Koch, 1872, the type species of Cryptothele L. Koch, 1872, known from Fiji and Samoa, is described for the first time. It is compared with the male of C. alluaudi Simon, 1893, the single properly described species of the genus.
- Insects or spiders? Parker, Steve // Insects;2003, p6
The article provides information on insects and spiders. Insects are among the most numerous and widespread animals on Earth. They have millions of different species that live almost everywhere in the world. Spiders are not insects. They belong to a different species called arachnids. ...
- A synopsis of East-Mediterranean Synaphris Simon, 1894 (Araneae, Synaphridae) with a description of a new species from Israel. Marusik, Yuri M.; Zonstein, Sergei // ZooKeys;2011, Vol. 82, p35
Three species of Synaphris occurring in the East Mediterranean - S. orientalis Marusik & Lehtinen, 2003, S. lehtineni Marusik, Gnelitsa & Kovblyuk, 2005 and S. letourneuxi (Simon, 1884) - are surveyed; and a new species - S. wunderlichi sp. n. - is described from southern Israel on the basis of...
- A new species and new records of Hentzia (Araneae: Salticidae: Dendryphantinae) from the United States. Richman, David B. // Journal of Arachnology;2010, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p73
Hentzia alamosa (Salticidae) is described from Big Bend Ranch State Park in Presidio County, Texas, and closely related species. Hentzia fimbriata (F.O. Pickard-Cambridge 1901) is recorded for the first time from the USA. species are also closely related to Hentzia palmarum (Hentz 1832), the...
- Trapdoor Spiders of the Genus Misgolas (Mygalomorphae: Idiopidae) from Eastern New South Wales, With Notes on Genetic Variation. Wishart, Graham; Rowell, David M. // Records of the Australian Museum;6/25/2008, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p45
The article presents information on a study which examined the distribution of spiders of the genus Misgolas (M.) Karsch, 1878 throughout New South Wales. Misgolas species that were investigated included the M. villosus, M. gracilis and M. melancholicus. Also included are key to males of species...
- Revision of the jumping spider genus Sassacus (Araneae, Salticidae, Dendryphantinae) in North America. Richman, David B. // Journal of Arachnology;2008, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p26
The nine species of Sassacus Peckham & Peckham 1895 known from Canada, the United States, and Mexico are described. The genus as defined here includes: Sassacus papenhoei Peckham & Peckham 1895, Sassacus paiutus (Gertsch [934), Sassacus samalayucae Richman (new species), Sassacus cyaneus (Hentz...