Taxon details

Cyclosa sierrae Simon, 1870

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-12-16
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Southern Europe, Hungary, Ukraine, Turkey, Caucasus, Iran
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumend that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
  • Syntype: Oxford University Museum of Natural History (OUMNH), Oxford, UK; 1m 2f of Epeira incongrua (Levy, 1998a)
Taxonomic references
Cyclosa sierae Simon, 1870b: 305, pl. 3, f. 3 (Df, lapsus).
Epeira incongrua O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872: 299 (Dmf).
Cyclosa sierrae Simon, 1873a: 169, pl. 3, f. 3 (f).
Cyclosa sierrae Simon, 1874a: 40.
Cyclosa caudata L. Koch, 1876b: 287 (Dmf).
Cyclosa sierrae Kulczyński, 1907: 574, pl. 21, f. 8-10 (mf).
Cyclosa sierrae Drensky, 1943: 225, f. 5 (f).
Cyclosa sierrae Brignoli, 1967f: 130, f. 1-5 (mf).
Cyclosa sierrae Levi, 1977a: 79, f. 30-33 (mf).
Cyclosa sierrae Levy, 1998a: 318, f. 24-32 (mf).
Cyclosa sierrae Marusik, 2009h: 14, f. 3, 5, 8 (m).
Cyclosa sierrae Lecigne, 2013: 187, f. 5D-E (m).
Cyclosa sierrae Mezőfi & Markó, 2018: 1, f. 1a-b (m).
Cyclosa sierrae Zamani et al., 2019b: 234, f. 1A-D (mf).

Brignoli, P. M. (1967f). Notizie sugli Araneidae della Calabria (Araneae). Memorie del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Verona 15: 127-137. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Drensky, P. (1943). Die Spinnenfauna Bulgariens. VI. Unterordnung Arachnomorphae, II Gruppe Trionichia, Familie Euetrioidae. Bulletin des Institutions Royales d'Histoire Naturelle à Sophia 16: 219-254. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1876b). Verzeichniss der in Tirol bis jetzt beobachteten Arachniden nebst Beschreibungen einiger neuen oder weniger bekannten Arten. Zeitschrift des Ferdinandeums für Tirol und Vorarlberg 3(20): 221-354. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1907). Fragmenta arachnologica. VIII, IX. Bulletin International de l'Academie des Sciences de Cracovie 1907: 570-596. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lecigne, S. (2013). Contribution à l'inventaire aranéologique de Corfou (Grèce) (Arachnida, Araneae). Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische Arachnologische Vereniging 28: 177-191. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1977a). The American orb-weaver genera Cyclosa, Metazygia and Eustala north of Mexico (Araneae, Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 148: 61-127. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1998a). Twelve genera of orb-weaver spiders (Araneae, Araneidae) from Israel. Israel Journal of Zoology 43: 311-365. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M. (2009h). Spiders (Araneae) new to the fauna of Turkey. 6. New species and genera records of Araneidae. Turkish Journal of Arachnology 2(4): 12-16. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mezőfi, L. & Markó, V. (2018). Some rare and remarkable spider species from Hungary (Arachnida: Araneae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 55: 1-9. doi:10.30963/aramit5501 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1872). General list of the spiders of Palestine and Syria, with descriptions of numerous new species, and characters of two new genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 40(1): 212-354, pl. 13-16. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1870b). Aranéides noveaux ou peu connus du midi de l'Europe. Mémoires de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège (2) 3: 271-358. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1873a). Aranéides nouveaux ou peu connus du midi de l'Europe. (2e mémoire). Mémoires de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège (2) 5: 187-351. [separately paginated version is 1-174, only that version seen and cited here] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1874a). Les arachnides de France. Paris 1, 1-272. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zamani, A., Tanasevitch, A. V., Nadolny, A. A., Esyunin, S. L. & Marusik, Y. M. (2019b). New data on the spider fauna of Iran (Arachnida: Aranei). Part VI. Euroasian Entomological Journal 18(4): 233-243. doi:10.15298/euroasentj.18.4.01 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-12-16 New taxonomic reference entry Zamani et al., 2019b n/a
2018-03-06 New taxonomic reference entry Mezőfi & Markó, 2018 n/a
2014-07-03 New taxonomic reference entry Lecigne, 2013 n/a