Taxon details

Nephilingis borbonica (Vinson, 1863)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Réunion
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Taxonomic references
Epeira borbonica Vinson, 1863: 170, 309, pl. 4, f. 1 (Df).
Nephila cruentata Lenz, 1891: 180, pl. 2, f. 19 (f, Dm, misidentified).
Nephilengys cruentata borbonica Dahl, 1912a: 77.
Nephilengys borbonica Benoit, 1963a: 369 (elevated from subspecies of N. cruentata).
Nephilengys borbonica Kuntner, 2007: 114, f. 13A-D, 14A-G, 15A-D, 16A-D, 17A-D (f, Sm).
Nephilengys borbonica Kuntner, Coddington & Hormiga, 2008: 167, f. 8D-G (m).
Nephilengys borbonica Kuntner, Coddington & Schneider, 2009: 1453, f. 2B (f).
Nephilengys borbonica Kuntner, Agnarsson & Gregorič, 2009: 266, f. 2A-B (mf).
Nephilengys borbonica Kuntner & Agnarsson, 2011: 486, f. 1, 4C-E, 5C-D (mf).
Nephilingis borbonica Kuntner et al., 2013: Appendix A (T from Nephilengys).

Benoit, P. L. G. (1963a). Araneidae-Nephilinae africains du Zoologisches Staatsinstitut und Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (Araneae). Entomologische Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Staatsinstitut und Zoologischen Museum Hamburg 2: 367-372. 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

Kuntner, M. (2007). A monograph of Nephilengys, the pantropical 'hermit spiders' (Araneae, Nephilidae, Nephilinae). Systematic Entomology 32: 95-135. 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., Coddington, J. A. & Schneider, J. M. (2009). Intersexual arms race? Genital coevolution in nephilid spiders (Araneae, Nephilidae). Evolution 63: 1451-1463. doi:10.1111/j.1558-5646.2009.00634.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kuntner, M., Agnarsson, I. & Gregorič, M. (2009). Nephilid spider eunuch phenomenon induced by female or rival male aggressiveness. Journal of Arachnology 37: 266-271. doi:10.1636/st08-67.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kuntner, M. & Agnarsson, I. (2011). Biogeography and diversification of hermit spiders on Indian Ocean islands (Nephilidae: Nephilengys). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 59: 477-488. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kuntner, M., Arnedo, M. A., Trontelj, P., Lokovsek, T. & Agnarsson, I. (2013). A molecular phylogeny of nephilid spiders: evolutionary history of a model lineage. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 69: 961-979. [+Appendix A] doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2013.06.008 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lenz, H. (1891). Spinnen von Madagascar und Nossibé. Jahrbuch der Hamburgischen Wissenschaftlichen Anstalten 9: 161-182. download pdf 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

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