Taxon details

Argiope modesta Thorell, 1881

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Borneo to Australia
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  • Syntype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Argiope aetherea keyensis Strand, 1911, 1 f (3466-116); 1 f (3467-116); 1 f (3473-116)
Taxonomic references
Argiope modesta Thorell, 1881: 75 (Df).
Argiope aetherea keyensis Strand, 1911d: 145 (Df).
Argiope modesta Schenkel, 1944: 182, f. 6a-c (f).
Argiope modesta Levi, 1983: 308, f. 263-270 (f, S, rejected).
Argiope modesta Jäger, 2012c: 308, f. 126-130 (f, Dm, S).

Jäger, P. (2012c). A review on the spider genus Argiope Audouin 1826 with special emphasis on broken emboli in female epigynes (Araneae: Araneidae: Argiopinae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 7: 272-331, 358-362. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1983). The orb-weaver genera Argiope, Gea, and Neogea from the western Pacific region (Araneae: Araneidae, Argiopinae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 150: 247-338. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schenkel, E. (1944). Arachnoidea aus Timor und China aus den Sammlungen des Basler Museums. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 51: 173-206. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1911d). Araneae von den Aru- und Kei-Inseln. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 34: 127-199. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1881). Studi sui Ragni Malesi e Papuani. III. Ragni dell'Austro Malesia e del Capo York, conservati nel Museo civico di storia naturale di Genova. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 17: 1-727. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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