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A Checklist of Manitoba Spiders (Araneae) with Notes on Geographic Relationships
Entry ID: usgs_npwrc_manitobaspiders

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Abstract: An annotated list of spider species is compiled from museum collections and
several personal collections. This list includes 483 species in 20 families;
139 species are new provincial records. The spider fauna of Manitoba is
compared with that of British Columbia, Quebec, and Newfoundland. Manitoba's
spider fauna is composed of northern elements (arctic or subarctic ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 87.61   S: 37.3   E: -48.11   W: -145.27

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Benell-Aitchison, C.W., and C.D. Dondale
Dataset Title: A Checklist of Manitoba Spiders (Araneae) with Notes on Geographic Relationships
Dataset Release Date: 1990
Dataset Release Place: Jamestown, North Dakota
Dataset Publisher: USGS, Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center
Version: Version 16JUL97
Other Citation Details: Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center Home Page
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Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center, Biological Resources Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: 701-253-5500
Phone: 701-253-5554
Fax: 701-253-5553
Email: tom_sklebar at
Contact Address:
8711 37th Street, S.E.
City: Jamestown
Province or State: North Dakota
Postal Code: 58401
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Electronic/download
Distribution Size: 77 K bytes
Distribution Format: zip
Fees: none
Phone: (204) 474-9245
Fax: (204) 474-7588
Contact Address:
Department of Zoology
Z320 Duff Roblin Bldg.
University of Manitoba
City: Winnipeg
Postal Code: MB R3T 2N2
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Benell-Aitchison, C.W., and C.D. Dondale. 1990. A Checklist of Manitoba
Spiders (Araneae) With Notes on Geographic Relationships. Naturaliste canadien

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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-01-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-06-05
Future DIF Review Date: 2003-01-28