Taxon details

Larinia elegans Spassky, 1939

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-08-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Austria to China
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Larinia elegans Spassky, 1939b: 302, f. 3 (Df).
Larinia elegans Spassky, 1940: 361, f. 12-13 (Dm).
Singa phragmiteti Nemenz, 1956: 60, f. 1-3 (Dm).
Singa phragmiteti Nemenz & Pühringer, 1973: 101, f. 1-10 (m, Df).
Larinia elegans Marusik, 1986: 22, f. 2.3-4, 3.1-2 (mf; N.B.: illustrations of male palp under wrong legend).
Larinia elegans Marusik, 1987c: 248, f. 11-16 (mf).
Singa phragmiteti Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 90, f. 203 (mf).
Larinia elegans Song, Zhou & Chen, 1992: 9, f. 1A-F (mf).
Larinia elegans Yin et al., 1997d: 318, f. 221a-f (mf).
Larinia elegans Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 291, f. 171H-I, 172C-D (mf).
Larinia elegans Thaler & Knoflach, 2003: 638 (S).
Larinia elegans Szinetár & Eichardt, 2004: 181, f. 1B, 2B (mf).
Larinia elegans Šich et al., 2023: 9, f. 3a-b, 4a-b, 5a, 6a-b (f).

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M. (1986). A redescription of types of certain orb-weaving spiders (Araneidae, Tetragnathidae) from S. A. Spassky collection. Vestnik Zoologii 1986(6): 19-22. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M. (1987c). The orb-weaver genus Larinia Simon in the USSR (Aranei, Araneidae). Spixiana 9: 245-254. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Nemenz, H. (1956). Über der Artengruppen Singa und Hyposinga [sic] nebst Beschreibung einer neuen Art, Singa phragmiteti nov. spec. Anzeiger der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Klasse 1956: 60-66. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Nemenz, H. & Pühringer, G. (1973). Zur Taxonomie und Ökologie von Singa phragmiteti Nemenz 1956. Sitzungsberichte der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften (I) 181: 101-109. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Šich, R., Komnenov, M., Trajkovska, M., Just, P., Střeštík, V. & Rückl, K. (2023). New records of Larinia elegans (Araneae: Araneidae) from Czechia and North Macedonia with remarks on its ecology. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 65: 8-12. doi:10.30963/aramit6503 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhou, N. L. & Chen, Y. G. (1992). [On two species of the genus Larinia (Araneae: Araneidae) from Xinjiang, China]. Sichuan Journal of Zoology 11(3): 9-10. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Spassky, S. A. (1939b). Araneae palaearcticae novae. IV. Folia Zoologica et Hydrobiologica, Rigā 9: 299-308. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Spassky, S. (1940). Araneae palaearcticae novae. V. Folia Zoologica et Hydrobiologica, Rigā 10: 353-364. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Szinetár, C. & Eichardt, J. (2004). Larinia species (Araneidae, Araneae) in Hungary. Morphology, phenology and habitats of Larinia jeskovi Marusik, 1986, Larinia elegans Spassky, 1939, and Larinia bonneti Spassky, 1939. In: F. Samu & C. Szinetár (eds.) European Arachnology 2002. Plant Protection Institute & Berzsenyi College, Budapest, pp. 179-186. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thaler, K. & Knoflach, B. (2003). Zur Faunistik der Spinnen (Araneae) von Österreich: Orbiculariae p.p. (Araneidae, Tetragnathidae, Theridiosomatidae, Uloboridae). Linzer Biologische Beiträge 35: 613-655. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yin, C. M., Wang, J. F., Zhu, M. S., Xie, L. P., Peng, X. J. & Bao, Y. H. (1997d). Fauna Sinica: Arachnida: Araneae: Araneidae. Science Press, Beijing, 460 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2023-08-13 New taxonomic reference entry Šich et al., 2023 n/a