Taxon details

Gasteracantha unguifera Simon, 1889

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-11-16
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India, China
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Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Gasteracantha unguifera Simon, 1889i: 336 (Df).
Gasteracantha unguifera Tikader, 1970: 38, f. 23e-f (f).
Gasteracantha unguifera Tikader, 1982a: 57, f. 115-118 (f).
Gasteracantha unguifera Mi & Peng, 2013b: 797, f. 6-15 (f, Dm).

Mi, X. Q. & Peng, X. J. (2013b). One new species and one new record species of the genus Gasteracantha (Araneae, Araneidae) from China. Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica 38: 795-800. 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 History) 58(4): 334-344. 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

Tikader, B. K. (1970). Spider fauna of Sikkim. Records of the Zoological Survey of India 64: 1-83. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2022-11-16 New taxonomic reference entry Tikader, 1970 n/a