Taxon details

Argiope carvalhoi (Mello-Leitão, 1944)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2018-05-01
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
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Taxonomic references
Mecynogea carvalhoi Mello-Leitão, 1944a: 8 (Df).
Manogea porracea Levi, 1997: 234 (T from Mecynogea, S? with Manogea porracea, S rejected by Martins & Santos, 2018: 443).
Argiope carvalhoi Martins & Santos, 2018: 443, f. 20A-B, 21A-F (f, T from Manogea, removed from S of Manogea porracea, contra Levi, 1997: 234).

Levi, H. W. (1997). The American orb weavers of the genera Mecynogea, Manogea, Kapogea and Cyrtophora (Araneae: Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 155: 215-255. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Martins, P. H. & Santos, A. J. (2018). Morphology and taxonomy of the orb-weaving spider genus Mecynogea, and a peculiar species of Argiope (Araneae, Araneidae). Zootaxa 4415(3): 423-451. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4415.3.2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1944a). Algumas aranhas da região amazônica. Boletim do Museu Nacional do Rio de Janeiro (N.S., Zool.) 25: 1-12. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2018-05-01 New taxonomic reference entry Levi, 1997 n/a
2018-05-01 New taxonomic reference entry Martins & Santos, 2018 n/a
2018-05-01 Species transferred to new genus Martins & Santos, 2018 Species transferred from Mecynogea to Argiope
2018-05-01 New taxonomic reference entry Mello-Leitão, 1944a n/a
2018-05-01 Species updated Martins & Santos, 2018 New status (Old value)