Taxon details

Cyrtarachne raniceps Pocock, 1900

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2017-02-08
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India, Sri Lanka
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Taxonomic references
Cyrtarachne raniceps Pocock, 1900a: 229 (Df).
Cyrtarachne raniceps Tikader, 1961a: 550, f. 2a-c (f, removed from S of C. perspicillata per Roewer).
Cyrtarachne raniceps Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 29, f. 41-42 (f).
Cyrtarachne raniceps Tikader, 1982a: 145, f. 270-273 (f).
Cyrtarachne raniceps Roy, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017: 9, f. 33-37, 172 (f).

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

Roy, T. K., Saha, S. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2017). On the araneid fauna (Araneae: Araneidae) of the tea estates of Dooars, West Bengal, India. World Scientific News 67(1): 1-67. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. (1961a). Revision of Indian spiders of the genus Cyrtarachne (Argiopidae: Arachnida). Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 57: 547-556. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. & Biswas, B. (1981). Spider fauna of Calcutta and vicinity: Part-I. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Occasional Paper 30: 1-149. 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

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2017-02-08 New taxonomic reference entry Roy, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017 n/a