Taxon details


Trichonephila komaci (Kuntner & Coddington, 2009)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-06-15
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:042729]
  • Distribution: South Africa, Madagascar
Type deposit provide information
  • Paratype: National Collection of Arachnida (NCA), ARC – Plant Protection Research, Pretoria, South Africa; 1f (81/521) (Marais et al., 2013)
Taxonomic references
Nephila komaci Kuntner & Coddington, 2009: e7516, f. 2A-F (Dmf).
Trichonephila komaci Kuntner et al., 2019: 557 (T from Nephila).
References

Kuntner, M. & Coddington, J. A. (2009). Discovery of the largest orbweaving spider species: the evolution of gigantism in Nephila. PLoS One 4(10): e7516. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0007516 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

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