Taxon details


Trichonephila turneri (Blackwall, 1833)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-06-15
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:013985]
  • Distribution: West, Central Africa
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde, Stuttgart, Germany; type material of Nephila femoralis obscurascens Strand, 1906 and of Nephila femoralis fuscipes Strand, 1906 destroyed 1944 (Renner, 1988b)
Taxonomic references
Nephila turneri Blackwall, 1833: 350 (Df).
Epeira femoralis Lucas, 1858: 414, pl. 12, f. 4 (Df).
Nephila vittata Keyserling, 1864: 142, pl. 5, f. 1-2 (Df).
Nephila dolabella Thorell, 1899: 37 (Dm).
Nephila femoralis Pocock, 1900g: 848.
Nephila femoralis Simon, 1903e: 83 (Dm).
Nephila femoralis carbonaria Simon, 1903e: 83 (Df).
Nephila femoralis obscurascens Strand, 1906h: 5 (Df).
Nephila femoralis fuscipes Strand, 1906h: 50 (Df).
Nephila turneri Dahl, 1912a: 42, 62, 79 (m).
Nephila turneri Benoit, 1962b: 227 (S).
Nephila turneri Canard & Dresco, 1975: 793, f. 5-9 (m).
Nephila turneri Kuntner, Coddington & Hormiga, 2008: 166, f. 7A-C, M-N (mf).
Trichonephila turneri Kuntner et al., 2019: 557 (T from Nephila).
References

Benoit, P. L. G. (1962b). Les Araneidae-Nephilinae africains. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 65: 217-231. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1833). Characters of some undescribed genera and species of Araneidae. London and Edinburgh Philosophical Magazine and Journal of Science (3) 3: 104-112, 187-197, 344-352, 436-443. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Canard, A. & Dresco, E. (1975). A propos de deux espèces de néphiles (Araneae, Argiopidae) de la région éthiopienne. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris (Zool.) 216: 789-793. 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

Keyserling, E. (1864). Beschreibungen neuer und wenig bekannter Arten aus der Familie Orbitelae Latr. oder Epeiridae Sund. Sitzungsberichte und Abhandlungen der Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft Isis in Dresden 1863: 63-98, 119-154. 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

Lucas, H. (1858). Aptères. In: Thomson, J. (ed.) Voyage au Gabon. Archives Entomologiques de M. J. Thomson 2, 373-445. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1900g). On the scorpions, pedipalps and spiders from tropical West-Africa, represented in the collection of the British Museum. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 67(4, for 1899): 833-885, Pl. LV-LVIII. [published in April 1900, after Duncan, 1937] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1903e). Arachnides de la Guinée espagnole. Memorias de la Real Sociedad Española de Historia Natural 1(3): 65-124. 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

Thorell, T. (1899). Araneae Camerunenses (Africae occidentalis) quas anno 1891 collegerunt Cel. Dr Y. Sjöstedt aliique. Bihang till Kungliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 25(1): 1-105. 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