Taxon details

Araneus varus (Kauri, 1950)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m
  • Last updated: 2017-10-01
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: South Africa
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Larinia vara Kauri, 1950: 9, f. 7 (Dm).
Araneus varus Marusik, 2017c: 245, f. 1-7 (m, T from Larinia).

Kauri, H. (1950). On some South African spiders and harvest-spiders. Kungliga Fysiografiska Sällskapets i Lund Förhandlingar (Proceedings of the Royal Physiographic Society at Lund) 20(6): 1-16. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M. (2017c). Redescription of the holotype of Larinia vara Kauri, 1950 (Aranei: Araneidae) from South Africa, with establishing of a new combination. Arthropoda Selecta 26(3): 245-247. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-10-01 New taxonomic reference entry Marusik, 2017c n/a
2017-10-01 Species transferred to new genus Marusik, 2017c Species transferred from Larinia to Araneus