Family: Araneidae Clerck,1757 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0102] Back

Gen. Neoscona Simon , 1864 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:01529 ]
N.B.: listed by Roewer as a synonym of Araneus Clerck, 1757, but accepted by all recent authors; considered a senior synonym of Chinestela Chamberlin, 1924 by Archer, 1958: 17; of Cubanella Franganillo, 1926 by Franganillo, 1936c: 76 (by transfer of type species); and of Afraranea Archer, 1951a: 21, type Araneus sanguipes Thorell, 1899 (but based on a misidentification by Archer of N. penicillipes) but not of Eriovixia Archer, 1951 (contra Berman & Levi, 1971: 469) by Grasshoff, 1986: 4.
Status: accepted
Last updated
2018-07-27
Described in
Simon, 1864
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Species counts
Counts Status
116accepted
112synonym
8nomen dubium
1homonym replaced
Reference

Simon, E. (1864). Histoire naturelle des araignées (aranéides). Paris, pp. 1-540. download pdf download pdf

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