Taxon details

Trichonephila antipodiana (Walckenaer, 1841)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-06-15
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: China, Philippines to New Guinea, Solomon Is., Australia (Queensland)
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel (NMB), Switzerland (database search of type material, 08.04.2019); Nephila sarasinorum Merian, 1911, 1 f (NMB-ARAN-00605 a)
  • Syntype: Senckenberg Museum Frankfurt (SMF), Frankfurt / Main, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Nephila antipodiana (Walckenaer, 1842), (4018-119); 1 f, 1 f (subadult) (4996-119); 1 f (4997-119); 1 j (f) (4998-119); 8 f, 2 m (5027-119); 6 f, 2 f (subadult) (5028-119)
Taxonomic references
Epeira antipodiana Walckenaer, 1841: 93 (Df).
Nephila ornata Blackwall, 1864b: 43 (Df).
Nephila baeri Simon, 1877b: 82 (Df).
Nephila holmerae Thorell, 1881: 141 (Df).
Nephila nigritarsis insulicola Pocock, 1900b: 160 (D).
Nephila sarasinorum Merian, 1911: 198, pl. 9, f. 10-11 (Df) [].
Nephila imperialis novae-mecklenburgiae Strand, 1911b: 204 (Df) [].
Nephila ambigua Kulczyński, 1911c: 464, pl. 20, f. 41-42 (Dmf) [].
Nephila antipodiana Dahl, 1912a: 35, 59, 61.
Nephila celebesiana Strand, 1915d: 206, pl. 13, f. 12-13, pl. 16, f. 50 (Df) [].
Nephila antipodiana Yin et al., 1990: 2, f. 1-5 (mf).
Nephila antipodiana Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 563, f. 348a-h (f).
Nephila antipodiana Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 217, f. 124I, L, S, 125A (mf).
Nephila antipodiana Harvey, Austin & Adams, 2007: 436, f. 3, 6, 60-72 (mf, S of N. ambigua, N. celebesiana, N. laurinae novaemecklenburgiae, N. nigritarsis insulicola and N. sarasinorum).
Nephila antipodiana Kim, Park & Lee, 2007: 123, f. 1a-d (f).
Trichonephila antipodiana Kuntner et al., 2019: 557 (T from Nephila).

Barrion, A. T. & Litsinger, J. A. (1995). Riceland spiders of South and Southeast Asia. CAB International, Wallingford, UK, xix + 700 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1864b). Descriptions of seven new species of East Indian spiders received from the Rev. O. P. Cambridge. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (3) 14: 36-45. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dahl, F. (1912a). Seidenspinne und Spinneseide. Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 6(1): 1-90. doi:10.1002/mmnz.19120060101 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M. S., Austin, A. D. & Adams, M. (2007). The systematics and biology of the spider genus Nephila (Araneae: Nephilidae) in the Australasian region. Invertebrate Systematics 21: 407-451. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kim, J. P., Park, Y. C. & Lee, Y. B. (2007). Redescription of Nephila antipodiana (Walckenaer), 1841 from Philippines (Araneae, Nephilidae). Korean Arachnology 23: 123-126. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1911c). Spinnen aus Nord-Neu-Guinea. In: Résultats de l'expédition scientifique néerlandaise à la Nouvelle-Guinée en 1903 sous les auspices de Arthur Wichmann. Nova Guinea 5(Zoologie, Lief. 4): 423-518, pl. 19-20. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.10923 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kuntner, M., Hamilton, C. A., Cheng, R.-C., Gregorič, M., Lupse, N., Lokovsek, T., Lemmon, E. M., Lemmon, A. R., Agnarsson, I., Coddington, J. A. & Bond, J. E. (2019). Golden orbweavers ignore biological rules: phylogenomic and comparative analyses unravel a complex evolution of sexual size dimorphism. Systematic Biology 68(4): 555-572. doi:10.1093/sysbio/syy082 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Merian, P. (1911). Die Spinnenfauna von Celebes. Beiträge zur Tiergeographie im Indoaustralischen Archipel. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abteilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Tiere 31: 165-354. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1900b). Chilopoda, Diplopoda and Arachnida. In: Andrews, C. W. (ed.) A monograph of Christmas Island (Indian Ocean). London, pp. 153-162. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1877b). Etudes arachnologiques. 5e Mémoire. IX. Arachnides recueillis aux îles Phillipines par MM. G. A. Baer et Laglaise. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (5) 7: 53-96. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei University of Science and Techology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1911b). Vorläufige Diagnosen neuer Spinnen, insbesondere aus der Südsee, des Senckenbergischen Museums. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 77(I,2): 202-207. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1915d). Indoaustralische, papuanische und polynesische Spinnen des Senckenbergischen Museums, gesammelt von Dr E. Wolf, Dr J. Elbert u. a. In: Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Hanseatischen Südsee-Expedition 1909. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 36(2): 179-274, pl. 13-19. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1881). Studi sui Ragni Malesi e Papuani. III. Ragni dell'Austro Malesia e del Capo York, conservati nel Museo civico di storia naturale di Genova. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 17: 1-727. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1841). Histoire naturelle des Insects. Aptères. Paris 2(for 1837), 1-549. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yin, C. M., Wang, J. F., Xie, L. P. & Peng, X. J. (1990). New and newly recorded species of the spiders of family Araneidae from China (Arachnida, Araneae). In: Spiders in China: One Hundred New and Newly Recorded Species of the Families Araneidae and Agelenidae. Hunan Normal University Press, pp. 1-171. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-06-15 New taxonomic reference entry Kuntner et al., 2019 n/a
2019-06-15 Species transferred to new genus Kuntner et al., 2019 Species transferred from Nephila to Trichonephila