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Journal Article

Nesting Habits of the American Purseweb Spider

Henry C. McCook
Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia
Vol. 40 (1888), pp. 203-220
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/4061266
Page Count: 18

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Notes and References

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[Footnotes]
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    paper was given as a verbal communication before the last meeting (1887) of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, at Manchester, England
  • 4
    paper in Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Phila. 1888, p. 74
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    John Abbot of Savannah. Vol. xiv, 1792
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    Spiders of the United States, p. 19. Plate ii., fig. 1
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    Id.
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    Fredc. Enock. The Trans- actions of the Entomological Society of London, 1885, p. 389
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    Annals and Mag. of Natural History, Vol. viii., p. 241, 1876
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    The Life-History of Atypus piceus, page 397
  • 2
    Harvesting Ants and Trap-Door Spider. Supplement. p. 188
  • 1
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Mr. Enock's paper, p. 392
    • Mr. Simon's paper, Annals Entomological Society of France, 5th Series, tom. 3, 1874, plate 4
    • "Spiders of Dorset", Rev. O. P. Cambridge, page xxxiii, Introduction
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    my "Note on a Web-spinning Neuropterous Insect, Psocus sexpunctatus." Proceed. Acad. Nat. Sci. of Philadelphia 1883, pp. 278-9
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    Harvesting Ants and Trap-Door Spiders, Supplement p. 190
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    Tarentula tigrina McCook. Proceed. Am. Entom. Soc. 1879, p. xi
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    Spiders U. S. p. 25
  • 2
    "My Garden Pets," p. 82
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    Lycosa arenicola, Scudder. Psyche. Vol. II, p. 2, 1887.
  • 4
    McCook, "Tenants of an Old Farm," figs. 44, 45, p. 131-5
  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Zoologist, Vol. xiv., 1856. p. 5021
    • Moggridge, Trap-Door Spiders, p. 185
  • 2
    Annals Entomological Soc. of France, 5th Series, Tome 3, 1873, Plate 4
  • 3
    Harvesting Ants and Trap Door Spiders, Supplement, p. 183, Pl. xiii