Taxon details

Leucauge mariana (Taczanowski, 1881)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mexico, Hispaniola to Peru
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Leucauge venustella Strand, 1916, 1 f (3963-121)
Taxonomic references
Meta mariana Taczanowski, in Keyserling, 1881b: 560, pl. 16, f. 10 (Df).
Argyroepeira mariana Keyserling, 1893: 345, pl. 18, f. 254 (f).
Leucauge mandibulata F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1903a: 440, pl. 41, f. 17-18 (Dmf) [].
Leucauge venustella Strand, 1916b: 102 (Df) [].
Leucauge mariana Mello-Leitão, 1943a: 183 (T from Chrysometa).
Leucauge mariana Eberhard & Huber, 1998: 342, f. 7, 10-12, 14-15 (f, Dm).
Leucauge mariana Levi, 2008b: 170 (S of Leucauge mandibulata and L. venustella).
Leucauge mariana Barrantes, Aisenberg & Eberhard, 2013: 59, f. 8A-B (f).

Barrantes, G., Aisenberg, A. & Eberhard, W. G. (2013). Functional aspects of genital differences in Leucauge argyra and L. mariana (Araneae: Tetragnathidae). Journal of Arachnology 41: 59-69. doi:10.1636/b12-63.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Eberhard, W. G. & Huber, B. A. (1998). Courtship, copulation, and sperm transfer in Leucauge mariana (Araneae, Tetragnathidae) with implications for higher classification. Journal of Arachnology 26: 342-368. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1881b). Neue Spinnen aus Amerika. II. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 30: 547-582. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1893). Die Spinnen Amerikas. Epeiridae. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg 4, 209-377. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.64832 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (2008b). On the tetragnathid genera Alcimosphenus, Leucauge, Mecynometa and Opas (Araneae, Tetragnathidae). Journal of Arachnology 36(1): 167-170. doi:10.1636/A07-67SC.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1943a). Catálogo das aranhas do Rio Grande do Sul. Arquivos do Museu Nacional do Rio de Janeiro 37: 147-245, 24 pls. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1903a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 425-464. [for the exact dates see Lyal, 2011] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1916b). Systematische-faunistische Studien über paläarktische, afrikanische und amerikanische Spinnen des Senckenbergischen Museums. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 81(A9): 1-153. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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