ⓘ Willis John Gertsch fue un aracnólogo estadounidense. Fue especialista en arácnidos, y curador en el Museo Americano de Historia Natural. Describió más de 1000 ..

                                     

ⓘ Willis John Gertsch

Willis John Gertsch fue un aracnólogo estadounidense.

Fue especialista en arácnidos, y curador en el Museo Americano de Historia Natural. Describió más de 1000 especies de arañas.

                                     

1. Honores

Taxones eponímicos

  • Mecaphesa gertschi Kraus, 1955, Thomisidae
  • Clubiona gertschi Edwards, 1958, Clubionidae
  • Calilena gertschi Chamberlin & Ivie, 1941, Agelenidae
  • Psilochorus gertschi Schenkel, 1950, ragno Pholcidae
  • Appaleptoneta gertschi Barrows, 1940, Leptonetidae
  • Castianeira gertschi Kaston, 1945, Corinnidae
  • Cicurina gertschi Exline, 1936, Dictynidae
  • Nesticus gertschi Coyle & McGarity, 1992, Nesticidae
                                     

2. Algunas publicaciones

  • 1982. The spider genera Pholcophora and Anopsicus Araneae, Pholcidae in North America, Central America, and the West Indies. In James R. Reddell, ed., Further studies on the cavernicole fauna of Mexico and adjacent regions, pp. 95-144. Assoc. for Mexican Cave Studies Bulletin 8 o Bull. Texas Memorial Museum 28
  • 1971. Scorpion. pp 426-427. En Encyclopedia Americana 24, 824 pp.
  • 1936a. Diagnoses of new Southern spiders. Con Stanley Mulaik. Am. Museum Novitates 851: 1-21 PDF
  • 1979. American Spiders. 2ª ed. Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. New York, 274 pp.
  • 1974. Scorpionida. In Encyclopedia Britannica, 15ª ed. vol. 16: 401-403
  • 1949. American Spiders. En Rivista di aracnologia
  • 1958. The spider family Plectreuridae. Am. Museum Novitates 1920: 1-53 PDF
  • 1984. The spider family Nesticidae Araneae in North America, Central America, and the West Indies. Bull. Texas Memorial Museum 31: i-viii, 1-91
  • 1936b. Descriptions of new American spiders. Con Wilton Ivie. Am. Museum Novitates 858: 1-25 PDF
  • 1933a. New genera and species of North American spiders. Am. Museum Novitates 636: 1-28 PDF
  • 1955. The spider genus Neon in North America. Am. Museum Novitates 1743: 1-17 PDF
  • 1939. William Jellison. Notes on a collection of spiders from Montana. Am. Museum Novitates 1032: 1-13 PDF
  • 1973. A report on cave spiders from Mexico and Central America. En Robert W. Mitchell &e James R. Reddell, Studies on the cavernicole fauna of Mexico and adjacent regions. Assoc. for Mexican Cave Studies Bull. 5: 141-163.
  • 1964. The spider genus Zygiella in North America Araneae, Argiopidae. Am. Museum Novitates 2188: 1-21. PDF
  • 1941. New American spiders of the family Clubionidae. I. Am. Museum Novitates 1147: 1-20 PDF
  • 1939: A revision of the typical crab-spiders Misumeninae of America north of Mexico. Bull. of the Am. Museum of Natural History 76 7: 277-442. PDF
  • 1976 con Susan Riechert. The spatial and temporal partitioning of a desert spider community, with descriptions of new species. Am. Museum Novitates 2604: 1-25 PDF
  • 1960. Descriptions of American spiders of the family Symphytognathidae. Am. Museum Novitates 1981: 1-40 PDF
  • 1972 con Soleglad, M. "Studies of North American scorpions of the genera Uroctonus and Vejovis Scorpionida, Vejovidae". Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 148 4: 551-607. PDF
  • 1935b. Further notes on American Lycosidae. Con H. K. Wallace. Am. Museum Novitates 794: 1-22 PDF
  • 1989 con Polis, G. A. Major Arachnid orders. Scorpions. Classification". New Encyclop. Brit. 13: 920
  • 1960. The fulva group of the spider genus Steatoda Araneae, Theridiidae. Am. Museum Novitates 1982: 1-48 PDF
  • 1934b. Further notes on American spiders. Am. Museum Novitates 726: 1-26 PDF
  • 1939: Report on a collection of Arachnida from the Chisos Mountains. Contrib. Baylor Univ. Mus., Waco, Texas 24: 17-26.
  • 1934a. Notes on American Lycosidae. Am. Museum Novitates 693: 1-25 PDF
  • 1935a. Spiders from the southwestern USA, with descriptions of new species. Am. Museum Novitates 792: 1-31 PDF
  • 1965 con Allred, D. M. "Scorpions of the Nevada Test Site". Brigham Young Univ. Sci. Bull. 6 4: 1-16.
  • 1979 con Norman Platnick. A revision of the spider family Mecicobothriidae Araneae, Mygalomorphae. Am. Museum Novitates 2687: 1-32. PDF
  • 1958. Results of the Puritan - American Museum Expedition to Western Mexico. 4. The scorpions. Am. Museum Novitates 1903: 1-20 PDF
  • 1961. The spider genus Lutica. Senckenbergiana Biologia 42 4: 365-374
  • 1966 con Soleglad, M. "The scorpions of the Vejovis boreus group subgenus Paruroctonus in North America Scorpionida, Vejovidae". Am. Museum Novitates 2278: 1-54. PDF
  • 1933b. Diagnoses of new American spiders. Am. Museum Novitates 637: 1-14 PDF