Taxon details

Eriovixia excelsa (Simon, 1889)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-05-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Pakistan, India, China, Taiwan, Philippines, Indonesia
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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
Taxonomic references
Glyptogona excelsa Simon, 1889i: 337 (Df).
Araneus excelsus Simon, 1906c: 283.
Araneus excelsus Dyal, 1935: 179, pl. 16, f. 116 (f).
Neoscona excelsus Tikader & Bal, 1981: 25, f. 50-54 (Tmf from Araneus).
Araneus excelsus Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 20, f. 16-18 (f).
Neoscona excelsus Tikader, 1982a: 261, f. 520-524 (mf).
Eriovixia excelsa Grasshoff, 1986: 118 (Tmf from Neoscona).
Eriovixia excelsa Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 643, f. 409a-f (f).
Eriovixia excelsa Tso & Tanikawa, 2000: 129, f. 17-22 (mf).
Eriovixia excelsa Mi, Peng & Yin, 2010b: 41, f. 1-8 (mf).
Eriovixia excelsa Han & Zhu, 2010b: 2616, f. 1C, 6A-C (f).
Eriovixia excelsa Sen et al., 2015: 120, f. 754-758, pl. 23 (m).
Eriovixia excelsa Roy, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017: 10, f. 43-47, 174 (f).
Eriovixia excelsa Caleb, 2020b: 15717, f. 3C, 24K (f).

Barrion, A. T. & Litsinger, J. A. (1995). Riceland spiders of South and Southeast Asia. CAB International, Wallingford, UK, xix + 700 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caleb, J. T. D. (2020b). Spider (Arachnida: Araneae) fauna of the scrub jungle in the Madras Christian College campus, Chennai, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 12(7): 15711-15766. doi:10.11609/jott.5758.12.7.15711-15766 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dyal, S. (1935). Fauna of Lahore. 4.–Spiders of Lahore. Bulletin of the Department of Zoology of the Panjab University 1: 119-252, pl. 11-17. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Grasshoff, M. (1986). Die Radnetzspinnen-Gattung Neoscona in Afrika (Arachnida: Araneae). Annalen Zoologische Wetenschappen 250: 1-123. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Han, G. X. & Zhu, M. S. (2010b). Taxonomy and biogeography of the spider genus Eriovixia (Araneae: Araneidae) from Hainan Island, China. Journal of Natural History 44(43-44): 2609-2635. doi:10.1080/00222933.2010.507315 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mi, X. Q., Peng, X. J. & Yin, C. M. (2010b). The orb-weaving spider genus Eriovixia (Araneae: Araneidae) in the Gaoligong mountains, China. Zootaxa 2488: 39-51. 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. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1889i). Arachnides de l'Himalaya, recueillis par MM. Oldham et Wood-Mason, et faisant partie des collections de l'Indian Museum. Première partie. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal, part II (Natural science) 58: 334-344. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1906c). Arachnides (2e partie). In: Voyage de M. Maurice Maindron dans l'Inde méridionale. 8e Mémoire. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 75, 279-314. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. & Bal, A. (1981). Studies on some orb-weaving spiders of the genera Neoscona Simon and Araneus Clerck of the family Araneidae (=Argiopidae) from India. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Occasional Paper 24: 1-60. 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

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

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Date Type Reference Detail
2020-05-18 New taxonomic reference entry Caleb, 2020b 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