Taxon details

Guizygiella melanocrania (Thorell, 1887)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-04-01
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Pakistan, India to China, Laos
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Taxonomic references
Epeira melanocrania Thorell, 1887: 209 (Df).
Araneus melanocranius Simon, 1909e: 108.
Araneus melanocranius Dyal, 1935: 183, pl. 16, f. 125 (f).
Zygiella melanocrania Roewer, 1942a: 886.
Zygiella melanocrania Levi, 1974a: 282, f. 81-84 (f).
Zygiella melanocrania Tikader & Bal, 1980: 243, f. 1-4 (f).
Zygiella melanocrania Tikader, 1982a: 215, f. 419-422 (f).
Guizygiella melanocrania Zhu, Song & Zhang, 2003: 46, f. 18A-G (Dm, f, T from Zygiella).

Dyal, S. (1935). Fauna of Lahore. 4.–Spiders of Lahore. Bulletin of the Department of Zoology of the Panjab University 1: 119-252, pl. 11-17. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1974a). The orb-weaver genus Zygiella (Araneae: Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 146(5): 267-290. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1942a). Katalog der Araneae von 1758 bis 1940. 1. Band (Mesothelae, Orthognatha, Labidognatha: Dysderaeformia, Scytodiformia, Pholciformia, Zodariiformia, Hersiliaeformia, Argyopiformia). Natura, Buchhandlung für Naturkunde und exakte Wissenschaften Paul Budy, Bremen, 1040 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1909e). Etude sur les arachnides du Tonkin (1re partie). Bulletin Scientifique de la France et de la Belgique 42: 69-147. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1887). Viaggio di L. Fea in Birmania e regioni vicine. II. Primo saggio sui ragni birmani. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 25: 5-417. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. & Bal, A. (1980). Studies on spiders of the genus Zygiella Cambridge from India (Araneae: Araneidae). Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Science (Anim. Sci.) 89: 243-246. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. (1982a). Part 1. Family Araneidae (= Argiopidae). Typical orb-weavers. In: The fauna of India. Spiders: Araneae. Vol. II. Zoological Survey of India, Calcutta, pp. 1-293. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhu, M. S., Song, D. X. & Zhang, J. X. (2003). Fauna Sinica: Invertebrata Vol. 35: Arachnida: Araneae: Tetragnathidae. Science Press, Beijing, 418 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2022-04-01 Species distribution update Dyal, 1935 n/a (Old value)