Taxon details

Gasteracantha fornicata (Fabricius, 1775)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (Queensland)
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  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; 1 specimen of Aranea fornicata Fabricius, 1775 (Zimsen, 1964)
Taxonomic references
Aranea fornicata Fabricius, 1775: 435 (Df).
Gasteracantha vittata L. Koch, 1871: 2, pl. 1, f. 1 (Df).
Gasteracantha bradleyi Thorell, 1881: 12 (Df).
Gasteracantha fornicata Dahl, 1914: 280.

Dahl, F. (1914). Die Gasteracanthen des Berliner Zoologischen Museums und deren geographische Verbreitung. Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 7: 235-301. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Fabricius, J. C. (1775). Systema entomologiae, sistens insectorum classes, ordines, genera, species, adiectis, synonymis, locis descriptionibus observationibus. Libraria Kortii, Flensbvrgi et Lipsiae [= Kortensche Buchhandlung, Flensburg & Leipzig], 832 pp. (Araneae, pp. 431-441). doi:10.5962/bhl.title.36510 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1871). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet [Erster Theil, Lieferung 1-2]. Bauer & Raspe, N├╝rnberg, 1-104, pl. 1-8. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.121660 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

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