Taxon details

Trichonephila inaurata (Walckenaer, 1841)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-09-30
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mauritius, Réunion
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Epeira inaurata Walckenaer, 1841: 94 (Df).
Epeira geniculata Walckenaer, 1841: 96 (Df).
Epeira inaurata Vinson, 1863: 183, 310, pl. 5, f. 1 (f).
Epeira nigra Vinson, 1863: 187, 311, pl. 6, f. 1-2 (Dmf).
Nephila ardentipes Butler, 1876b: 443 (Df).
Nephila ardentipes Butler, 1878a: 503, pl. 52, f. 1 (f).
Nephila nigra Strand, 1906h: 51.
Araneus geniculatus Petrunkevitch, 1911: 293.
Nephila inaurata Dahl, 1912a: 57.
Nephila nigra Gerhardt, 1921: 207, f. 17 (m).
Nephila inaurata Derouet & Dresco, 1956: 9, f. 1-4 (m).
Nephila ardentipes Kuntner, Coddington & Hormiga, 2008: 166, f. 7I-L (f).
Trichonephila inaurata Kuntner et al., 2019: 557 (T from Nephila).
Nephila inaurata von Wirth & Hildebrandt, 2022: 40, f. 10-11 (m).

Butler, A. G. (1876b). Preliminary notice of new species of Arachnida and Myriopoda from Rodriguez, collected by Messrs. George Gulliver and H. H. Slater. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 17(102): 439-446. doi:10.1080/00222937608681989 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Butler, A. G. (1878a). Myriopoda and Arachnida. In: Zoology of Rodriguez. An account of the petrological, botanical and zoological collections made in Kergueleen's Land and Rodriguez during the Transit of Venus expedition. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London 168, 497-509. 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

Derouet, L. & Dresco, E. (1956). Contribution à l'étude du genre Nephila. Sur la variabilité des mâles de Nephila inaurata (Walck.) (Aran.). Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France 61(1-2): 9-16. doi:10.3406/bsef.1956.18809 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gerhardt, U. (1921). Vergleichende Studien über die Morphologie des männlichen Tasters und die Biologie der Kopulation der Spinnen. Versuch einer zusammenfassenden Darstellung auf Grund eigener Beobachtungen. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 87A(4): 78-247, pl. 1-3. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kuntner, M., Coddington, J. A. & Hormiga, G. (2008). Phylogeny of extant nephilid orb-weaving spiders (Araneae, Nephilidae): testing morphological and ethological homologies. Cladistics 24(2): 147-217. doi:10.1111/j.1096-0031.2007.00176.x 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

Petrunkevitch, A. (1911). A synonymic index-catalogue of spiders of North, Central and South America with all adjacent islands, Greenland, Bermuda, West Indies, Terra del Fuego, Galapagos, etc. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 29: 1-791. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1906h). Tropisch-afrikanische Spinnen des Kgl. Naturalienkabinetts in Stuttgart. Jahreshefte des Vereins für vaterländische Naturkunde in Württemberg 62: 13-103. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Vinson, A. (1863). Aranéides des îles de La Réunion, Maurice et Madagascar. Librairie Classique Eugène Belin, Paris, 337 pp., pl. 1-14. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.125517 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1841). Histoire naturelle des Insects. Aptères. Tome deuxième. Roret, Paris, 549 pp., pl. 16-22. [not published in 1837, see pp. 430, 452, 505; plates in second pdf of Walckenaer, 1837] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wirth, V. von & Hildebrandt, K. (2022). Bleaching of taxonomically important body structures in spiders using the example of tarantulas (Araneae: Theraphosidae). Journal of the British Tarantula Society 37(1): 34-41. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-09-30 New taxonomic reference entry von Wirth & Hildebrandt, 2022 n/a
2021-09-10 New taxonomic reference entry Gerhardt, 1921 n/a
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