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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology 20805

Epeira cinerea Emerton, 1884

Syntype of Epeira cinerea

Date Collected:

1850/1884

North America: United States | NEW YORK: Ausable Chasm. 28 July --- J.H. Emerton Coll. and KENTUCKY: Carter. 1874. F.G. Sanborn.

Current Identification
Epeira cinerea Emerton, 1884
Animalia Arthropoda Arachnida Araneae Araneidae
Determiner: James H. Emerton
Nature of ID: type ID

Emerton 1884, page 302, Syntype of Epeira cinerea Emerton, 1884 p. 302, pl. 33, fig. 10; pl. 35, fig 7, 8
Levi 1971, page 170, Other Useful Citation of Araneus trifolium (Hentz) Synonymy.
Media type: text, Levi 1971. Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. CXLI no. 4

(Media Record)(media file)

Levi 1971 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. CXLI no. 4

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Part Condition Disposition Count
partial animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: leg: L III; subsampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2022-04-11
subsampled by=Rina Morisawa   determined date=2022-02-07   determined by=Rina Morisawa  
whole animal (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection 2 History
Remarks: female

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Rina Morisawa 2022-04-11
citation 1884. Trans. Conn. Acad., 6: 302, pl. 33, f. 10, pl. 35, f. 78 [no agent data], Method: migration 2011-03-06

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  • " 2f from Kentucky are "prob. types f of E. cavaticus Keys. E.B.B. Dec. '38"

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7012149 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • NEW YORK: Ausable Chasm. 28 July --- J.H. Emerton Coll. and KENTUCKY: Carter. 1874. F.G. Sanborn.
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • USA, Kentucky, New York, NEW YORK: Ausable Chasm. 28 July --- J.H. Emerton Coll. and KENTUCKY: Carter. 1874. F.G. Sanborn.
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1850-01-01 / 1884-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • written post Hentz 1850 and paper publ. (1884)
  • Collector:
  • James H. Emerton Collection

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