Taxon details

Acacesia tenella (L. Koch, 1871)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mexico to Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana
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Taxonomic references
Epeira tenella L. Koch, 1871: 76, pl. 6, f. 5-6 (Dmf).
Acacesia cornigera Petrunkevitch, 1925a: 117, f. 32-41 (Dmf) [].
Acacesia alticeps Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936a: 54, pl. 16, f. 140 (Dj).
Acacesia spinulosa Mello-Leitão, 1948: 158, f. 6 (Df).
Wixia tenella Archer, 1951a: 15 (Tmf from Araneus).
Acacesia pentagona Caporiacco, 1954: 87, f. 15, 15a-b (Df).
Acacesia cornigera Glueck, 1994: 73, f. 2-3, 9-16 (mf, S).
Acacesia tenella Framenau, Scharff & Levi, 2009: 23, f. 1A-D, 2A-E (Tmf from Wixia, S).

Archer, A. F. (1951a). Studies in the orbweaving spiders (Argiopidae). 1. American Museum Novitates 1487: 1-52. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caporiacco, L. di (1954). Araignées de la Guyane Française du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris. Commentationes Pontificia Academia Scientiarum 16: 45-193. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1936a). New spiders from Mexico and Panama. Bulletin of the University of Utah 27(5): 1-103. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Framenau, V. W., Scharff, N. & Levi, H. W. (2009). Not from "down under": new synonymies and combinations for orb-weaving spiders (Araneae: Araneidae) erroneously reported from Australia. Zootaxa 2073: 22-30. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Glueck, S. (1994). A taxonomic revision of the orb weaver genus Acacesia (Araneae: Araneidae). Psyche, Cambridge 101: 59-84. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1871). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet [Erster Theil, Lieferung 1-2]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 1-104, pl. 1-8. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.121660 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1948). Contribuição ao conhecimento da fauna araneológica das Guianas. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 20: 151-196. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1925a). Arachnida from Panama. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 27: 51-248. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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