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Lycosidae  Sundevall, 1833
Taxonomic Serial No.: 847731

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): wolf spiders [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumChelicerata  – cheliceriformes, quelicerado, queliceriforme  
                   ClassArachnida  – arachnids, aracnídeo, araignées, arácnidos  
                      OrderAraneae  – spiders, aranhas, araignées, arañas  
                         FamilyLycosidae Sundevall, 1833 – wolf spiders  
    Direct Children:  
                            Genus Acantholycosa Dahl, 1908  
                            Genus Adelocosa Gertsch, 1973  
                            Genus Agalenocosa Mello-Leitao, 1944  
                            Genus Aglaoctenus Tullgren, 1905  
                            Genus Algidus Simon, 1898  
                            Genus Allocosa Banks, 1900  
                            Genus Allotrochosina Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Alopecosa Simon, 1885  
                            Genus Alopecosella Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Amblyothele Simon, 1910  
                            Genus Anomalomma Simon, 1890  
                            Genus Anomalosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Anoteropsis L. Koch, 1878  
                            Genus Arctosa C. L. Koch, 1847  
                            Genus Arctosippa Roewer, 1955  
                            Genus Arctosomma Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Artoria Thorell, 1877  
                            Genus Artoriellula Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Artoriopsis Framenau, 2007  
                            Genus Aulonia C. L. Koch, 1847  
                            Genus Auloniella Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Bogdocosa Ponomarev & Belosludtsev, 2008  
                            Genus Brevilabus Strand, 1908  
                            Genus Bristowiella Saaristo, 1980  
                            Genus Camptocosa Dondale, Jiménez & Nieto, 2005  
                            Genus Caporiaccosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Caspicosa Ponomarev, 2007  
                            Genus Crocodilosa Caporiacco, 1947  
                            Genus Cynosa Caporiacco, 1933  
                            Genus Dejerosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Deliriosa Kovblyuk, 2009  
                            Genus Diahogna Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Diapontia Keyserling, 1876  
                            Genus Dingosa Roewer, 1955  
                            Genus Dolocosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Donacosa Alderweireldt & Jocqué, 1991  
                            Genus Dorjulopirata Buchar, 1997  
                            Genus Edenticosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Evippa Simon, 1882  
                            Genus Evippomma Roewer, 1959  
                            Genus Foveosa Russell-Smith, Alderweireldt & Jocqué, 2007  
                            Genus Geolycosa Montgomery, 1904 – burrowing wolf spiders 
                            Genus Gladicosa Brady, 1987  
                            Genus Gnatholycosa Mello-Leitao, 1940  
                            Genus Hesperocosa Gertsch & Wallace, 1937  
                            Genus Hippasa Simon, 1885  
                            Genus Hippasella Mello-Leitao, 1944  
                            Genus Hoggicosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Hogna Simon, 1885  
                            Genus Hognoides Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Hyaenosa Caporiacco, 1940  
                            Genus Hygrolycosa Dahl, 1908  
                            Genus Kangarosa Framenau, 2010  
                            Genus Knoelle Framenau, 2006  
                            Genus Lobizon Piacentini & Grismado, 2009  
                            Genus Loculla Simon, 1910  
                            Genus Lycosa Latreille, 1804  
                            Genus Lycosella Thorell, 1890  
                            Genus Lysania Thorell, 1890  
                            Genus Mainosa Framenau, 2006  
                            Genus Malimbosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Margonia Hippa & Lehtinen, 1983  
                            Genus Megarctosa Caporiacco, 1948  
                            Genus Melloicosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Melocosa Gertsch, 1937  
                            Genus Minicosa Alderweireldt & Jocqué, 2007  
                            Genus Molitorosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Mongolicosa Marusik, Azarkina & Koponen, 2004  
                            Genus Mustelicosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Navira Piacentini & Grismado, 2009  
                            Genus Notocosa Vink, 2002  
                            Genus Oculicosa Zyuzin, 1993  
                            Genus Ocyale Audouin, 1826  
                            Genus Orinocosa Chamberlin, 1916  
                            Genus Orthocosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Paratrochosina Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Pardosa C. L. Koch, 1847 – thinlegged wolf spiders 
                            Genus Pardosella Caporiacco, 1939  
                            Genus Passiena Thorell, 1890  
                            Genus Pavocosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Phonophilus Ehrenberg, 1831  
                            Genus Pirata Sundevall, 1833 – pirate wolf spiders 
                            Genus Proevippa Purcell, 1903  
                            Genus Prolycosides Mello-Leitao, 1942  
                            Genus Pseudevippa Simon, 1910  
                            Genus Pterartoria Purcell, 1903  
                            Genus Pterartoriola Roewer, 1959  
                            Genus Pyrenecosa Marusik, Azarkina & Koponen, 2004  
                            Genus Rabidosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Satta Lehtinen & Hippa, 1979  
                            Genus Schizocosa Chamberlin, 1904  
                            Genus Shapna Hippa & Lehtinen, 1983  
                            Genus Sibirocosa Marusik, Azarkina & Koponen, 2004  
                            Genus Sosippus Simon, 1888  
                            Genus Syroloma Simon, 1900  
                            Genus Tapetosa Framenau, 2009  
                            Genus Tasmanicosa Roewer, 1959  
                            Genus Tetralycosa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Trabea Simon, 1876  
                            Genus Trabeops Roewer, 1959  
                            Genus Trebacosa Dondale & Redner, 1981  
                            Genus Tricassa Simon, 1910  
                            Genus Trochosa C. L. Koch, 1847  
                            Genus Trochosippa Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Trochosula Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Tuberculosa Framenau & Yoo, 2006  
                            Genus Varacosa Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942  
                            Genus Venator Hogg, 1900  
                            Genus Venatrix Roewer, 1960  
                            Genus Venonia Thorell, 1894  
                            Genus Vesubia Simon, 1909  
                            Genus Wadicosa Zyuzin, 1985  
                            Genus Xerolycosa Dahl, 1908  
                            Genus Zantheres Thorell, 1887  
                            Genus Zenonina Simon, 1898  
                            Genus Zoica Simon, 1898  
       

 References
       
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  Source: World Spider Catalog, Version 11.0, website (version 11.0)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Platnick, Norman I. 2011. The World Spider Catalog, v.11.0. American Museum of Natural History. Database built by Robert J. Raven from the files underlying the website at http://research.amnh.org/iz/spiders/catalog/ DOI: 10.5531/db.iz.0001   
  Reference for: Lycosidae   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Breene, R. G., D. Allen Dean, G. B. Edwards, Blain Hebert, Herbert W. Levi, Gail Manning, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Common Names of Arachnids, Fifth Edition   
  Page(s): 42   
  Publisher: American Tarantula Society   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-929427-11-5   
  Notes: The American Arachnological Society Committee on Common Names of Arachnids. Available online at http://atshq.org/downloads.php   
  Reference for: Lycosidae, wolf spiders [English]   
       

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