Taxon details

Leucauge tessellata (Thorell, 1887)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2016-09-17
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India to China, Vietnam, Laos, Taiwan, Indonesia (Moluccas)
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Taxonomic references
Callinethis tessellata Thorell, 1887: 135 (Df).
Argyroepeira tessellata Pocock, 1900a: 216.
Leucauge tessellata Gravely, 1921b: 455 (Dm).
Leucauge tessellata Tikader, 1966b: 150, f. 24-26 (f).
Leucauge tessellata Tikader, 1970: 43, f. 24g-i (f).
Leucauge tessellata Tikader, 1982a: 80, f. 159-162 (f).
Leucauge lygisma Wang, 1991a: 154, f. 7-9 (Df, not m, =Orsinome vethi).
Leucauge termisticta Song & Zhu, 1992b: 113, f. 1A-D, 3I-J (Dmf).
Leucauge termisticta Chen, 1997: 113, f. 2A-E (mf).
Leucauge termisticta Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 216, f. 121E-F, 123A-B, 131A-B (mf).
Leucauge lygisma Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 216, f. 121J, 122G-H, 130N-O (f, not m).
Leucauge tessellata Tso & Tanikawa, 2000: 127, f. 7-9 (f).
Leucauge nitella Zhu, Song & Zhang, 2003: 237, f. 129A-F, 130A-E (Dmf) [].
Leucauge subtessellata Zhu, Song & Zhang, 2003: 241, f. 132A-F (Df) [].
Leucauge tessellata Zhu, Song & Zhang, 2003: 244, f. 134A-F, 135A-G, pl. VIIIA-D (mf, S).
Leucauge tessellata Yoshida, 2009d: 15, f. 14-18 (mf, S).
Leucauge tessellata Sen et al., 2015: 102, f. 590-594, pl. 21 (f).

Chen, S. H. (1997). Two newly recorded spiders of the genera Tetragnatha and Leucauge (Araneae: Tetragnathidae) in Taiwan. Biological Bulletin of the National Taiwan Normal University 31: 113-118. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gravely, F. H. (1921b). Some Indian spiders of the subfamily Tetragnathinae. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 22: 423-459. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1900a). The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Arachnida. Taylor and Francis, London, 279 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.48423 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sen, S., Dhali, D. C., Saha, S. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2015). Spiders (Araneae: Arachnida) of Reserve Forests of Dooars: Gorumara National Park, Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary and Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary. World Scientific News 20: 1-339. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X. & Zhu, M. S. (1992b). Notes on six species of the genus Leucauge (Araneae: Tetragnathidae) of China. Sinozoologia 9: 111-117. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. 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. (1966b). Studies on spider fauna of Khasi and Jaintia Hills, Assam, India. Journal of the Assam Science Society 9: 139-154. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. (1970). Spider fauna of Sikkim. Records of the Zoological Survey of India 64: 1-83. 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

Tso, I. M. & Tanikawa, A. (2000). New records of five orb-web spiders of the genera Leucauge, Mesida, and Eriovixia (Araneae: Tetragnathidae and Araneidae) from Taiwan. Acta Arachnologica 49: 125-131. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wang, J. F. (1991a). On the spiders of the family Tetragnathidae in south China (Arachnida: Araneae). Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica 16: 153-162. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yoshida, H. (2009d). The spider genus Leucauge (Araneae: Tetragnathidae) from Taiwan. Acta Arachnologica 58: 11-18. doi:10.2476/asjaa.58.11 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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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2016-09-17 Species distribution update Logunov & J├Ąger, 2015 n/a (Old value)
2015-12-10 New taxonomic reference entry Sen et al., 2015 n/a