Packard's Alpine Orbweaver

Aculepeira packardi

General Status Rank: 
Undetermined
Common Name: 
Packard's Alpine Orbweaver
Scientific Name: 
Aculepeira packardi
Naming References: 
Taxonomy
Group: 
Arachnid (Spider)
Kingdom: 
Animalia
Phylum: 
Arthropoda
Class: 
Arachnida
Order: 
Araneae
Family: 
Araneidae
General Biology
Canada Known Subspecies Count: 
0
Reproduction Frequency Per Year: 
0
Habitat
on glacial debris and lower branches of coniferous trees
References: 
Distribution

Ecozones

Southern Arctic, Taiga Plains
References: 

Distribution

Score: 
U
References: 

Number of Occurrences

Great Bear Lake and Tuk Peninsula (B160)
Score: 
A
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Area of Occupancy

Score: 
-
General Status Rank
Rank: 
Undetermined
Status Rank Description: 
Canada GS Ranks at 4 (R197); (R197); Regional experts (Env Canada workshop 2010) consider this species to be poorly known and unrankable in NT (HSS001)
S Rank: 
SU
Decision Process Description: 
Spiders 2010 decision process with experts S Cannings, M Anions, P Paquin, D Buckle, R Bennett; rank reviewed in 2014 by Robb Bennett using the NatureServe Canada Rank Calculator.
Last Updated: 
August 28, 2014

References

Ecozones

  • Dondale, C. D., J. H. Redner, P. Paquin & H. W. Levi. (2003) The orb-weaving spiders of Canada and Alaska (Araneae: Uloboridae, Tetragnathidae, Araneidae, Theridiosomatidae).. in The insects and arachnids of Canada. Part 23. NRC Research Press, Ottawa, 371 pp. 371 pp. - B160 Return

Habitat

  • Dondale, C.D., Redner, J.H. and Marusik, Y.M. (1997) Spiders (Araneae) of the Yukon in Danks, H.V. and J.A. Downes. 1997. Insects of the Yukon.. Biological Survey of Cnada (Terrestrial Arthropods) pp.73-113 http://www.biology.ualberta.ca/bsc/pdf/dondale.pdf - R164 Return

Naming

  • Bennett, Robb (2010) DRAFT LIST OF SPIDERS IN CANADA Phylum Chelicerata; Class Arachnida; Order Araneae. - R197 Return

Number of Occurrences

  • Shorthouse, D. Editor (2007) The Nearctic Spider Database. WWW Electronic Publication http://canadianarachnology.dyndns.org/data/canada_spiders/ - W034 Return
  • Dondale, C. D., J. H. Redner, P. Paquin & H. W. Levi. (2003) The orb-weaving spiders of Canada and Alaska (Araneae: Uloboridae, Tetragnathidae, Araneidae, Theridiosomatidae).. in The insects and arachnids of Canada. Part 23. NRC Research Press, Ottawa, 371 pp. 371 pp. - B160 Return
  • Bennett R. in Hebert, R. (2014) A set of 2 e-mails GS Spiders with ranks poposed by Robb Bennett (09/05/2014). e copy - HSS001 Return

Range Extent

  • Bennett R. in Hebert, R. (2014) A set of 2 e-mails GS Spiders with ranks poposed by Robb Bennett (09/05/2014). e copy - HSS001 Return