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Family Agelenidae - Funnel Weavers


Molecules v. morphology—is Eratigena atrica (Araneae: Agelenidae) one species or three?
By Oxford, G. S. & Bolzern, A.
Arachnology 17(7): 337-357, 2018
https://wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/14299

The spider genus Tegenaria in the Western Hemisphere (Agelenidae)
By Roth, V. D.
American Museum Novitates 2323: 1-33., 1968
http://www.wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/4013

Systematics and natural history of Wadotes
By Bennett, R. G.
Journal of Arachnology 15: 91-128, 1987
http://www.wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/6359

Phylogeny and taxonomy of European funnel-web spiders of the Tegenaria-Malthonica complex (Araneae: Agelenidae) based upon morp
By Bolzern, A., Burckhardt, D. & Hänggi, A.
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 168: 723-848., 2013
http://www.wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/12327

North American Agelenidae of the genus Coras Simon
By Muma, M. H.
American Museum Novitates 1329: 1-20, 1946
http://www.wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/2813

Revision of the funnel-web spider genus Novalena (Araneae: Agelenidae)
By Maya-Morales, J. & Jiménez, M. L.
Zootaxa 4262(1): 1-88, 2017
http://www.wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/13879

Agelenidae of the genera Hololena, Novalena, Rualena and Melpomene.
By Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W.
Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 1942
35: 203-241
http://www.wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/2648

Phylogeny and taxonomy of European funnel-web spiders of the Tegenaria−Malthonica complex (Araneae: Agelenidae) based upon mor
By Bolzern, Burckhardt, & Hänggi
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 168(4): 723-848, 2013
Full title got cut off: "Phylogeny and taxonomy of European funnel-web spiders of the Tegenaria−Malthonica complex (Araneae: Agelenidae) based upon morphological and molecular data."

This paper transfers four of our North American Tegenaria to a new genus called Eratigena. Related forum post here.