Taxon details

Gasteracantha quadrispinosa O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1879

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: New Guinea, Australia (Queensland)
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Gasteracantha wolfi Strand, 1911, 1 f (3812-118)
  • Holotype: Queensland Museum, Brisbane (QMB), Australia; f (W 2118) of Gasteracantha quadrispina (Davies & Gallon, 1986)
Taxonomic references
Gasteracantha quadrispinosa O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1879c: 281, pl. 26, f. 1 (Df).
Gasteracantha papuana Thorell, 1881: 15 (Df).
Gasteracantha quadrispina Lamb, 1911: 171, f. 2 (Df).
Gasteracantha wolfi Strand, 1911b: 205 (Df).
Gasteracantha quadrispinosa Dahl, 1914: 270.
Gasteracantha quadrispinosa Chrysanthus, 1971: 48, f. 107-108 (f).

Chrysanthus, P. (1971). Further notes on the spiders of New Guinea I (Argyopidae). Zoologische Verhandelingen 113: 1-52. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Lamb, J. (1911). Descriptions of some new Queensland Araneidae. Annals of the Queensland Museum 10: 169-174. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1879c). On some new and little known species of Araneidea, with remarks on the genus Gasteracantha. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 47(2): 279-293, pl. 26-27. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1879.tb02656.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1911b). Vorläufige Diagnosen neuer Spinnen, insbesondere aus der Südsee, des Senckenbergischen Museums. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 77(I,2): 202-207. 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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