Taxon details

Gasteracantha rhomboidea Guérin, 1838

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
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  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mauritius
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Taxonomic references
Gasteracantha rhomboidea Guérin, 1838b: 54 (Df).
Plectana mauricia Walckenaer, 1841: 155 (Df).
Gasteracantha mauritia Vinson, 1863: 239, 315.
Gasteracantha peccans O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1879c: 293, pl. 26, f. 6 (Df).
Gasteracantha rhomboidea Dahl, 1914: 287.
Gasteracantha rhomboidea Emerit, 1974: 97, f. 27D, 39, 40A-C (f).

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

Emerit, M. (1974). Arachnides araignées Araneidae Gasteracanthinae. Faune Madagascar 38: 1-215. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Guérin-Méneville, F. E. (1838b). Histoire naturelle des Crustacés, Arachnides et Insectes recueillis dans le Voyage autour du Monde de la Corvette de Sa Majesté, La Coquille, exécuté pendant les anées 1822-1825 sous le commandement du Capitaine Duperry. Paris vol. 2(1: Zoologie), 51-56. 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. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1879.tb02656.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Vinson, A. (1863). Aranéides des îles de la Réunion, Maurice et Madagascar. Paris, i-cxx, 1-337. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1841). Histoire naturelle des Insects. Aptères. Tome deuxième. Roret, Paris, 549 pp., pl. 16-22. [not published in 1837, see pp. 430, 452, 505; plates in second pdf of Walckenaer, 1837] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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