WorldCat Identities

Gertsch, Willis John 1906-

Overview
Works: 117 works in 203 publications in 3 languages and 2,769 library holdings
Genres: Classification  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: QL457.1, 595.4
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Most widely held works about Willis John Gertsch
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Most widely held works by Willis John Gertsch
American spiders by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
23 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introducing spiders; The place of spiders in nature; The life of the spider; Silk spinning and handiwork; Courtship and mating; The evolution of spiders; The mygalomorph spiders; The cribellate spiders; The aerial web spinners; The hunting spiders; Economic and medical importance; The north american spider fauna
The spider book; a manual for the study of the spiders and their near relatives, the scorpions, pseudoscorpions, whip-scorpions, harvestmen, and other members of the class Arachnida, found in America north of Mexico, with analytical keys for their classification and popular accounts of their habits by John Henry Comstock( Book )
15 editions published between 1940 and 1980 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A manual for the study of the spiders and their near relatives, the scorpions, pseudoscorpions, whip-scorpions, and other members of the class Arachnida, found in America north of Mexico, with analytical keys for their classification and popular accounts of their habits"--Subtitle
Contributions to arachnid systematics in honor of Willis J. Gertsch on the occasion of his seventy-fifth birthday ( Book )
5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies of North American scorpions of the genera Uroctonus and Vejovis (Scorpionida, Vejovidae) by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spider genus Loxosceles in North America, Central America, and the West Indies (Araneae, Loxoscelidae) by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
7 editions published between 1958 and 1983 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spider genus Loxosceles in South America (Araneae, Scytodidae) by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spider family Dictynidae in America north of Mexico by Ralph V Chamberlin( Book )
4 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spider family Nesticidae (Araneae) in North America, Central America, and the West Indies by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spider genera Xysticus, Coriarachne, and Oxyptila (Thomisidae, Misumeninae) in North America by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
5 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The North American bolas spiders of the genera Mastophora and Agatostichus by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
4 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A revision of the typical crab-spiders (Misumeninae) of America north of Mexico by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
6 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scorpions of the Nevada Test Site by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spiders of Texas by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A revision of the American spiders of the family Atypidae (Araneae, Mygalomorphae) by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filogenia y funcioĢn en Austrochilus manni Gertsch y Zapfe (Araneae-Hypochilidae) by Hildegard Zapfe C.( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A revision of the spider family Mecicobothriidae (Araneae, Mygalomorphae) by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A revision of the trapdoor spider genus Cyclocosmia (Araneae, Ctenizidae) by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The awful arachnids by Willis John Gertsch( Recording )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A discussion of the lethal American spiders and scorpions
The spatial and temporal partitioning of a desert spider community, with descriptions of new species by Willis John Gertsch( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The suborders of spiders : a cladistic analysis (Arachnida, Araneae) by Norman I Platnick( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gertsch, W. J.
Gertsch, W. J. 1906-
Gertsch, W. J. (Willis John), 1906-
Gertsch, Willis J.
Gertsch, Willis J. 1906-
Gertsch, Willis J. (Willis John), 1906-
Gertsch, Willis John
Languages
English (94)
Spanish (1)
German (1)