Taxon details

Cyrtophora cicatrosa (Stoliczka, 1869)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-10-05
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Pakistan to Australia (Northern Territory)
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Taxonomic references
Epeira cicatrosa Stoliczka, 1869: 242, pl. 20, f. 5 (Df).
Epeira salebrosa Thorell, 1878b: 48 (Df).
Epeira salebrosa Thorell, 1881: 84, 687.
Meta adspersata Karsch, 1892: 284, pl. 10, f. 8 (Df).
Euetria salebrosa Workman, 1896: 31, pl. 31 (f).
Araneus cicatrosa Pocock, 1900a: 226.
Cyrtophora salebrosa Strand, 1915d: 220.
Cyrtophora cicatrosa Chrysanthus, 1960: 28, f. 19-23 (f, Dm).
Cyrtophora cicatrosa Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 32, f. 45-46 (f).
Cyrtophora cicatrosa Tikader, 1982a: 179, f. 341-345 (f).
Cyrtophora cicatrosa Koh, 1991: 179, f. 18-19 (f).
Cyrtophora cicatorosa Okuma et al., 1993: 29, f. 26A-B (f).
Cyrtophora cicatrosa Yin et al., 1997d: 279, f. 188a-f (f).
Cyrtophora cicatrosa Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 279, f. 163P-Q, 164O-P, 165A (mf).
Cyrtophora cicatrosa Biswas & Raychaudhuri, 2004: 124, f. 1-6 (f).
Cyrtophora cicatrosa Gajbe, 2007: 516, f. 278-282 (f).
Cyrtophora cicatrosa Sen et al., 2015: 118, f. 728-736, pl. 23 (f).
Cyrtophora cicatrosa Roy, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017: 14, f. 58-62, 178 (f).
Cyrtophora cicatrosa Tyagi et al., 2019: Supplement, f. S2.8, S3.23-24 (f).

Biswas, V. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2004). New orb-weaving spiders of the genus Cyrtophora Simon (Araneae: Araneidae) from Bangladesh. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 101: 124-129. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chrysanthus, P. (1960). Spiders from south New Guinea III. Nova Guinea, Zoology 3: 23-42. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gajbe, U. A. (2007). Araneae: Arachnida. In: Fauna of Madhya Pradesh (including Chhattisgarh), State Fauna Series. Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata 15(1), 419-540. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Karsch, F. (1892). Arachniden von Ceylon und von Minikoy gesammelt von den Herren Doctoren P. und F. Sarasin. Berliner Entomologische Zeitschrift 36(2, 1891): 267-310, pl. 10-12. [published mid March 1892] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koh, J. K. H. (1991). Spiders of the family Araneidae in Singapore mangroves. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 39: 169-182. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Okuma, C., Kamal, N. Q., Hirashima, Y., Alam, M. Z. & Ogata, K. (1993). Illustrated Monograph of the Rice Field Spiders of Bangladesh. Institute of Postgraduate Studies in Agriculture (Salna, Gazipur, Bangladesh). Japan International Cooperation Agency Project Publication, 1, 93 pp. 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

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

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. [N.B.: at the journal's website meanwhile a new version (created in 2020) is online, with changed authorship:] 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

Stoliczka, F. (1869). Contribution towards the knowledge of Indian Arachnoidea. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal, part II (Physical Science) 38(4): 201-251, pl. 18-20. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1915d). Indoaustralische, papuanische und polynesische Spinnen des Senckenbergischen Museums, gesammelt von Dr E. Wolf, Dr J. Elbert u. a. In: Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Hanseatischen Südsee-Expedition 1909. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 36(2): 179-274, pl. 13-19. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1878b). Studi sui ragni Malesi e Papuani. II. Ragni di Amboina raccolti Prof. O. Beccari. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 13: 5-317. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1881). Studi sui Ragni Malesi e Papuani. III. Ragni dell'Austro Malesia e del Capo York, conservati nel Museo civico di storia naturale di Genova. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 17: 1-720. 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

Tyagi, K., Kumar, V., Kundu, S., Pakrashi, A., Prasad, P., Caleb, J. T. D. & Chandra, K. (2019). Identification of Indian spiders through DNA barcoding: cryptic species and species complex. Scientific Reports 9(14033): 1-13 & Supplement. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-50510-8 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Workman, T. (1896). Malaysian spiders. Belfast, pp. 25-104. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.101972 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yin, C. M., Wang, J. F., Zhu, M. S., Xie, L. P., Peng, X. J. & Bao, Y. H. (1997d). Fauna Sinica: Arachnida: Araneae: Araneidae. Science Press, Beijing, 460 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2019-10-05 New taxonomic reference entry Tyagi et al., 2019 n/a
2017-02-08 New taxonomic reference entry Roy, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017 n/a
2015-12-10 New taxonomic reference entry Sen et al., 2015 n/a