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  • Hormiga, G., D. Dimitrov, J.A. Miller, and F. Alvarez-Padilla. 2008. LinyGen: Linyphioid Genera of the World (Pimoidae and Linyphiidae), An Illustrated Catalog. Version 2.0. The George Washington University, online at
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  • Paquin, P. and N. Dupérré. 2003. Guide d'identification des Araignées (Araneae) du Québec. Fabreries, Supplement 11. 251 pp.
  • Paquin, P. and N. Dupérré. 2006. The spiders of Quebec: update, additions, and corrections. Zootaxa 1133: 1-37.
  • Platnick, N. I. 2013. The world spider catalog, version 14.0. American Museum of Natural History, online at
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  • WoRMS (2013). Linyphiidae Blackwall, 1859. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at


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