Taxon details

Nephila kuhli (Doleschall, 1859)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2020-07-15
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Myanmar to Indonesia (Sulawesi)
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Taxonomic references
Epeira kuhlii Doleschall, 1859: 27, pl. 9, f. 7 (Df).
Nephila kuhlii Thorell, 1887: 150.
Nephila kuhlii Tikader, 1982a: 104, f. 198-201 (removed f from S of N. pilipes).
Nephila kuhlii Sankaran et al., 2020: 594 (specimens from India belong to N. pilipes).

Doleschall, L. (1859). Tweede Bijdrage tot de kennis der Arachniden van den Indischen Archipel. Acta Societatis Scientiarum Indica-Neerlandica 5: 1-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sankaran, P. M., Caleb, J. T. D., Joseph, M. M. & Sebastian, P. A. (2020). On a new synonymy in the spider genus Nephila Leach, 1815 (Araneidae, Nephilinae) from India with supplementary notes on colour polymorphism in the genus. Zootaxa 4786(4): 592-596. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4786.4.11 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1887). Viaggio di L. Fea in Birmania e regioni vicine. II. Primo saggio sui ragni birmani. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 25: 5-417. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. (1982a). Part 1. Family Araneidae (= Argiopidae). Typical orb-weavers. In: The fauna of India. Spiders: Araneae. Vol. II. Zoological Survey of India, Calcutta, pp. 1-293. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-07-15 New taxonomic reference entry Sankaran et al., 2020 n/a
2020-07-15 Species distribution update Sankaran et al., 2020 n/a (Old value)