Taxon details


Zosis geniculata (Olivier, 1789)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-12-10
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:006439]
  • Distribution: Southern USA to Brazil, Caribbean. Introduced to Macaronesia, West Africa, Seychelles, India, Indonesia, Philippines, China, Korea, Japan, Australia, Hawaii
Taxonomic references
Aranea geniculata Olivier, 1789: 214 (D).
Uloborus zosis Walckenaer, 1841: 231 (Dm).
Zosis caraibe Walckenaer, 1841: 231, pl. 20, f. 2 (Dm).
Orithya williamsii Blackwall, 1858b: 331 (Df).
Uloborus latreilleii Thorell, 1858b: 197 (Df).
Uloborus domesticus Doleschall, 1859: 46, pl. 7, f. 2 (Df).
Orithya williamsii Blackwall, 1861b: 443 (Dm).
Uloborus borbonicus Vinson, 1863: 316, pl. 1, f. 3 (Df).
Orithya luteolus Blackwall, 1865a: 89 (Df).
Zosis caraiba Taczanowski, 1872: 110 (Dm).
Uloborus zosis L. Koch, 1872a: 221, pl. 19, f. 3 (Df).
Uloborus spinitarsis Keyserling, 1887a: 231, pl. 20, f. 9 (Dm).
Uloborus zosis Marx, 1889a: 99, pl. 4, f. 1 (mf).
Uloborus geniculatus Simon, 1892a: 211.
Uloborus geniculatus McCook, 1894: 273, pl. 27, f. 1-2 (mf).
Uloborus geniculatus F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1902a: 362, pl. 34, f. 9-10 (mf).
Uloborus geniculatus Berland, 1924a: 176, f. 16-17 (mf).
Uloborus geniculatus Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 228, f. 75-76 (mf).
Uloborus geniculatus Berland & Millot, 1940: 152, f. 5 (mf).
Uloborus geniculatus Muma & Gertsch, 1964: 37, f. 82-86 (mf).
Zosis geniculatus Lehtinen, 1967: 277, f. 493 (Tmf from Uloborus).
Uloborus geniculatus Chrysanthus, 1967b: 98, f. 32-39 (mf).
Uloborus geniculatus Yaginuma, 1967b: 92, f. 2h-j (f).
Zosis geniculatus Saaristo, 1978: 107, f. 78-87 (mf).
Zosis geniculatus Benoit, 1978g: 676 (S).
Zosis geniculatus Opell, 1979: 510, f. 2, 162-174, pl. 1A-D, 2D, 7C (mf).
Zosis geniculatus Opell, 1981: 221, f. 4 (m).
Zosis geniculatus Roth, 1982: 50-2, f. 5, 9 (mf).
Zosis geniculatus Roth, 1985: B46-3, f. 5, 9 (mf).
Zosis geniculatus Davies, 1985: 118 (S).
Uloborus geniculatus Wunderlich, 1986: 215, f. 211.
Uloborus geniculatus Yaginuma, 1986a: 14, f. 9.5 (mf).
Zosis geniculatus Davies, 1988b: 276, f. 3 (mf).
Uloborus geniculatus Chikuni, 1989b: 23, f. 4 (mf).
Zosis geniculatus Coddington, 1990: 12, f. 41 (m).
Zosis geniculatus Yoshida, 1991d: 24, f. 2B (m).
Zosis geniculatus Roth, 1994: 192, f. 5, 9 (mf).
Uloborus luteolus Schmidt, Geisthardt & Piepho, 1994: 87, f. 2 (f).
Zosis geniculatus Song & Zhu, 1994: 38, f. 3A (m, not f, f. 3B-C, a misidentified Philoponella).
Zosis geniculatus Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 27, f. 7a-b (f).
Philoponella xiamenensis Xie et al., 1997: 35, f. 10-12 (Df).
Zosis geniculatus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 85, f. 35N-O, 37A (mf, S).
Zosis geniculata Penney, 2008: 88, f. 5.60 (m).
Zosis geniculatus Yoshida, 2009b: 145, f. 8-11, 26-27 (mf).
Zosis geniculata Saaristo, 2010: 288, f. 40.32-41 (mf).
Zosis geniculata Sen et al., 2015: 22, f. 29-33, pl. 12 (f).
References

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Berland, L. (1924a). Araignées de la Nouvelle Calédonie et des iles Loyalty. In: Sarasin, F. & J. Roux (eds.) Nova Caledonia. Zoologie 3, 159-255. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Berland, L. & Millot, J. (1940). Les araignées de l'Afrique occidental français. II, Cribellata. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 108: 149-160. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1858b). Characters of a new genus and description of three recently discovered species of Araneida. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (3) 2: 331-335. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1861b). Descriptions of several recently discovered spiders. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (3) 8: 441-446. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1865a). Descriptions of recently discovered spiders collected in the Cape de Verde Islands by John Gray, Esq. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (3) 16: 80-101. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chikuni, Y. (1989b). Pictorial Encyclopedia of Spiders in Japan. Kaisei-sha Publishing Co., Tokyo, 310 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chrysanthus, P. (1967b). Spiders from south New Guinea IX. Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 110: 89-105. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Coddington, J. A. (1990). Ontogeny and homology in the male palpus of orb-weaving spiders and their relatives, with comments on phylogeny (Araneoclada: Araneoidea, Deinopoidea). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 496: 1-52. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Davies, V. T. (1985). Araneomorphae (in part). Zoological Catalogue of Australia 3: 49-125. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Davies, V. T. (1988b). An illustrated guide to the genera of orb-weaving spiders in Australia. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 25: 273-332. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Doleschall, L. (1859). Tweede Bijdrage tot de kennis der Arachniden van den Indischen Archipel. Acta Societatis Scientiarum Indica-Neerlandica 5: 1-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1887a). Die Arachniden Australiens. Nürnberg 2, 153-232. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1872a). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg 1, 105-368, pl. 8-28. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lehtinen, P. T. (1967). Classification of the cribellate spiders and some allied families, with notes on the evolution of the suborder Araneomorpha. Annales Zoologici Fennici 4: 199-468. [second pdf: index and outline by V. D. Roth (unpubl.)] download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marx, G. (1889a). A contribution to the knowledge of the spider fauna of the Bermuda Islands. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1889: 98-101. download pdf -- Show included taxa

McCook, H. C. (1894). American spiders and their spinningwork. Philadelphia 3, 1-285. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Muma, M. H. & Gertsch, W. J. (1964). The spider family Uloboridae in North America north of Mexico. American Museum Novitates 2196: 1-43. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Olivier G., A. (1789). Araignée, Aranea. Encyclopédie Méthodique, Histoire Naturelle, Insectes, Paris 4: 173-240. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Opell, B. D. (1979). Revision of the genera and tropical American species of the spider family Uloboridae. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 148: 443-549. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Opell, B. D. (1981). New Central and South American Uloboridae (Arachnida, Araneae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 170: 219-228. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Penney, D. (2008). Dominican amber spiders: A comparative palaeontological-neontological approach to identification, faunistics, ecology and biogeography. Siri Scientific Press, 176 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1930a). The spiders of Porto Rico. Part two. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 30: 159-356. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1902a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 313-424. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Roth, V. D. (1994). Spider Genera of North America, with Keys to Families and Genera, and a Guide to Literature, third edition. American Arachnological Society, Gainesville, 203 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Saaristo, M. I. (1978). Spiders (Arachnida, Araneae) from the Seychelle islands, with notes on taxonomy. Annales Zoologici Fennici 15: 99-126. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Saaristo, M. I. (2010). Araneae. In: Gerlach, J. & Y. Marusik (eds.) Arachnida and Myriapoda of the Seychelles islands. Siri Scientific Press, Manchester UK, pp. 8-306. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G., Geisthardt, M. & Piepho, F. (1994). Zur Kenntnis der Spinnenfauna der Kapverdischen Inseln (Arachnida: Araneida). Mitteilungen des Internationalen Entomologischen Vereins 19: 81-126. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sen, S., Dhali, D. C., Saha, S. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2015). Spiders (Araneae: Arachnida) of Reserve Forests of Dooars: Gorumara National Park, Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary and Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary. World Scientific News 20: 1-339. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1892a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Paris 1, 1-256. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X. & Zhu, M. S. (1994). On some species of cave arachnids of China. In: Chen, Y. Y. (ed.) Sixtieth Anniversary of the Founding of China Zoological Society: Memorial Volume Dedicated to the Hundredth Anniversary of the Birthday of the Late Prof. Sisan Chen (Z. Chen). China Science and Technology Press, Beijing, pp. 35-46. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Taczanowski, L. (1872). Les aranéides de la Guyane française. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae 9: 64-112. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1858b). Till kännedomen om slägten a Mithras och Uloborus. Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 15: 191-205. 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. Paris 2(for 1837), 1-549. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1986). Spinnenfauna gestern und heute: Fossile Spinnen in Bernstein und ihre heute lebenden Verwandten. Quelle & Meyer, Wiesbaden, 283 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Xie, L. P., Peng, X. J., Zhang, Y. J., Gong, L. S. & Kim, J. P. (1997). Five new species of the family Uloboridae (Arachnida: Araneae) from China. Korean Arachnology 13(2): 33-39. [N.B.: name of first author mistakenly given as L. P. Xian in publication] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yaginuma, T. (1967b). Revision and new addition to fauna of Japanese spiders, with descriptions of seven new species. Literary Department Review, Otemon Gakuin University, Osaka 1: 87-107. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yaginuma, T. (1986a). Spiders of Japan in color (new ed.). Hoikusha Publishing Co., Osaka, 305 pp., 64 pls. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yoshida, H. (1991d). A note on the Japanese genera Uloborus, Zosis, Octonoba and Philoponella (Araneae: Uloboridae). Atypus 98/99: 21-26. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yoshida, H. (2009b). Uloboridae, Theridiidae, Ctenidae. In: Ono, H. (ed.) The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, pp. 142-147, 356-393, 467-468. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2015-12-10 New taxonomic reference entry Sen et al., 2015 n/a