Taxon details

Araneus melanillus (Roewer, 1942)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: nomen dubium
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2023-04-17
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: New Zealand
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Epeira melania Urquhart, 1891a: 166 (Df; preoccupied by L. Koch, 1871, see Phonognatha melania).
Aranea melanilla Roewer, 1955c: 829 (replacement name).
Epeira melania Court & Forster, 1988: 69 (unidentifiable, taken as nomen dubium by Platnick).

Court, D. J. & Forster, R. R. (1988). The spiders of New Zealand: Part VI. Family Araneidae. Otago Museum Bulletin 6: 68-124. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1955c). Katalog der Araneae von 1758 bis 1940, bzw. 1954. 2. Band, Abt. a (Lycosaeformia, Dionycha [excl. Salticiformia]). 2. Band, Abt. b (Salticiformia, Cribellata) (Synonyma-Verzeichnis, Gesamtindex). Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Bruxelles, 1751 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Urquhart, A. T. (1891a). On new species of Araneae. Transactions and Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute 23: 128-189, pl. 21. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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