A review of the Nationally Notable Spiders of Great Britain
Merrett, P. JNCC Contract Report No. 127. Unpublished. Lists 'notable' species, a national designation based solely on distribution data.
The original unpublished list
This list contains 139 species
- ID number:
- Joint Nature Conservation Committee
- Last updated:
- 14 January 1999
- are different scientific names that pertain to the same taxon, for example two names for the same species. One basic principle of zoological nomenclature is that the earliest correctly published and available name (the senior synonym) takes precedence and must be used for the taxon, if no other restrictions interfere.
- Common name:
- A common name of an organism (also known as a vernacular name, colloquial name, trivial name, trivial epithet, country name, or farmer's name) is a name in general use within a community; it is often contrasted with a scientific name.
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