Taxon details

Celaenia excavata (L. Koch, 1867)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-10-31
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia, New Zealand
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  • Syntype: Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.02.2019); j (A0001743)
Taxonomic references
Cyrtogaster excavata L. Koch, 1867b: 175 (D).
Celaenia kinbergii Thorell, 1868b: 1 (Df) [].
Celaenia excavata L. Koch, 1872a: 234, pl. 20, f. 1 (Df).
Celaenia excavata Karsch, 1878c: 784 (Dm).
Celaenia excavata Simon, 1895a: 895, f. 959, 963 (f).
Celaenia excavata Butler, 1933: 280, pl. 17, f. 7.
Celaenia excavata Dunn & Dunn, 1946: 87, f. 1-2 (m).
Celaenia excavata Hickman, 1967: 66, f. 118-121 (mf).
Celaenia kingbergi Hickman, 1971: 75, f. 1-5 (m, S of Celaenia excavata, erroneously used younger name).
Celaenia kinbergii Davies, 1988b: 316, f. 35 (f, Dm).
Celaenia excavata Levi, 1996a: 194, f. 24-32 (mf).

Butler, L. S. G. (1933). The common and conspicuous spiders of Melbourne. Victoria Naturalist 49: 271-292. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Davies, V. T. (1988b). An illustrated guide to the genera of orb-weaving spiders in Australia. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 25: 273-332. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dunn, A. P. & Dunn, R. A. (1946). Studies in Australian spiders. The Victorian Naturalist 63: 87-93. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hickman, V. V. (1967). Some common spiders of Tasmania. Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, 112 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hickman, V. V. (1971). Three Tasmanian spiders of the genus Celaenia Thorell (Araneida) with notes on their biology. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 105: 75-82. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Karsch, F. (1878c). Exotisch-araneologisches. Zeitschrift für die Gesammten Naturwissenschaften 51: 322-333, 771-826. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1867b). Beschreibungen neuer Arachniden und Myriapoden. II. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 17: 173-250. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1872a). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet [Erster Theil, Lieferung 3-7]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 105-368, pl. 8-28. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.121660 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1996a). The genus Taczanowskia of the orb-weaver spider family Araneidae (Araneae). Anales del Instituto Biológico de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Serie Zoologia 67: 183-195. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1895a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 761-1084. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1868b). Araneae. Species novae minusve cognitae. In: Virgin, C. A. (ed.) Kongliga Svenska Fregatten Eugenies Resa omkring Jorden. Uppsala, Zoologi, Arachnida, pp. 1-34. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2017-10-31 Species distribution update Paquin, Vink & Dupérré, 2010 n/a (Old value)