The World Spider Catalog, V15 by N. I. Platnick (c) 2000 - 2014 AMNH

Family: LYCOSIDAE

Gen. Varacosa Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01672]

N.B.: removed from the synonymy of Trochosa C. L. Koch, 1847 by Jiménez & Dondale, 1988: 172 (sensu Chamberlin & Ivie, not Roewer; see under Trochosa for all names listed by Roewer under Varacosa, except V. avara, V. gosiuta, V. parthenus and V. shenandoa).

Transferred to other genera:
V. tanna (Strand, 1913) -- see Hogna.

mf apothetica (Wallace, 1947)....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:019276]
Lycosa a. Wallace, 1947: 33, f. 1-2 (Dmf).
V. a. Roewer, 1955c: 306.
V. a. Dreyer, 2008: 487, f. 1-7 (Tmf from Trochosa sensu Chamberlin & Ivie).

mf avara (Keyserling, 1877) *....................USA, Canada [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:019387]
Trochosa a. Keyserling, 1877a: 661, pl. 8, f. 38-39 (Dmf).
Lycosa rufiventris Banks, 1892a: 65, pl. 3, f. 35 (Df).
Lycosa a. Montgomery, 1903: 650, pl. 29, f. 2 (f).
Trochosa a. Montgomery, 1904: 304, pl. 18, f. 12, pl. 20, f. 42 (mf).
Lycosa a. Chamberlin, 1908: 279, pl. 20, f. 1-3 (mf).
Lycosa a. Emerton, 1909: 202, pl. 7, f. 2 (f).
Lycosa a. Comstock, 1912: 640, f. 720a.
Lycosa a. Comstock, 1940: 650, f. 720a (f).
V. a. Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942a: 36.
Lycosa a. Kaston, 1948: 329, f. 1091, 1114-1116 (mf).
Trochosa a. Brady, 1980: 191, f. 3, 19-21, 36-40 (mf).
V. a. Roth, 1982: 28-7, f. 5 (m).
V. a. Roth, 1985: B24-6, f. 5 (m).
V. a. Jiménez & Dondale, 1988: 172, f. 1-4 (Tmf from Trochosa).
V. a. Dondale & Redner, 1990: 93, f. 108-112 (mf).
V. a. Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 171, f. 1929-1932 (mf).

mf gosiuta (Chamberlin, 1908)....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:019388]
Lycosa avara g. Chamberlin, 1908: 281, pl. 20, f. 14 (Df).
Lycosa g. Gertsch, 1935a: 20.
V. g. Roewer, 1955c: 306.
Trochosa g. Brady, 1980: 196, f. 4, 26-27, 44-46 (mf).
V. g. Jiménez & Dondale, 1988: 172 (Tmf from Trochosa).

mf hoffmannae Jiménez & Dondale, 1988....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:019389]
V. h. Jiménez & Dondale, 1988: 172, f. 5-10 (Dmf).

mf parthenus (Chamberlin, 1925)....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:019390]
Lycosa p. Chamberlin, 1925d: 228 (Df).
Lycosa p. Gertsch & Wallace, 1935: 12, f. 28-29 (f, Dm).
V. p. Roewer, 1955c: 306.
Trochosa p. Brady, 1980: 204, f. 6-9, 32-33 (mf).
V. p. Jiménez & Dondale, 1988: 172 (Tmf from Trochosa).

mf shenandoa (Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942)....................USA, Canada [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:019391]
Trochosa s. Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942a: 37, pl. 7, f. 78 (Df).
Trochosa s. Barnes, 1953: 14, f. 10 (Dm).
V. s. Roewer, 1955c: 307.
Trochosa s. Brady, 1980: 200, f. 5, 17-18, 22-25, 34-35, 41-43 (mf).
V. s. Roth, 1982: 28-7, f. 6 (f).
V. s. Roth, 1985: B24-6, f. 6 (f).
V. s. Dondale & Redner, 1990: 94, f. 113-117 (Tmf from Trochosa).
V. s. Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 171, f. 1933-1936 (mf).