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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Xysticus - Ground Crab Spiders


Revision of Misumessus (Thomisidae: Thomisinae: Misumenini), with observations on crab spider terminology.
By Edwards, G. B.
Journal of Arachnology 45(3): 296-323., 2017
http://www.wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/14173

A Taxonomic Revision of the Crab Spider Genus Coriarachne for North America North of Mexico.
By T. A. Bowling and R. J. Sauer
J . Arachnol. 2 :183-193 , 1975
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The genus Ozyptila in North America (Araneida, Thomisidae)
By C.D. Dondale & J.H. Redner
Journal of Arachnology 2(3): 129-181, 1975

A revision of the typical crab spiders (Misumeninae) of America north of Mexico
By Willis J. Gertsch
Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 76: 277-442, 1939

Nearctic genera of the spider family Agelenidae (Arachnida, Araneida)
By Vincent Roth & Patricia Brame
American Museum Novitates 2505: 1-52, 1972
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I filed this book under Entelegynes because many of the species described in it are no longer part of the Agelenidae.

The morphology and phylogeny of dionychan spiders
By Ramírez, Martín J.
Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 2014
http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/dspace/handle/2246/6537

A revision of the spider genus Zorocrates
By Platnick, Norman I.; Ubick, Darrell
American Museum Novitates, no. 3579, 2007

The spider subfamily Clubioninae of the United States, Canada and Alaska (Araneae: Clubionidae)
By Robert J. Edwards
Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology Harvard 118: 365-436, 1958
Full Text at the Biodiversity Heritage Library