Taxon details

Neoscona pratensis (Hentz, 1847)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA, Canada
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Taxonomic references
Epeira pratensis Hentz, 1847: 475, pl. 31, f. 11 (Df).
Epeira pratensis Emerton, 1884: 310, pl. 33, f. 15, pl. 36, f. 9 (f, Dm).
Epeira pratensis Keyserling, 1892: 184, pl. 9, f. 136 (f).
Epeira pratensis McCook, 1894: 142, pl. 1, f. 6 (mf).
Epeira pratensis Emerton, 1902: 167, f. 396 (mf).
Araneus pratensis Petrunkevitch, 1911: 310.
Neoscona pratensis Crosby & Bishop, 1928b: 1056.
Neoscona pratensis Berman & Levi, 1971: 494, f. 101-110, 134 (Tmf from Araneus).
Neoscona pratensis Barrion et al., 1988a: 398, f. 5a-g, 9e (f, probably misidentified).
Neoscona pratensis Dondale et al., 2003: 169, f. 355-362 (mf).

Barrion, A. A., Barrion, A. T., Casal, C. V., Taylo, L. D. & Amalin, D. M. (1988a). The orb-weaving spiders genus Neoscona (Araneae: Araneidae) in the Philippines. The Philippine Agricultural Scientist 69: 385-409. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Berman, J. D. & Levi, H. W. (1971). The orb weaver genus Neoscona in North America (Araneae: Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 141: 465-500. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Crosby, C. R. & Bishop, S. C. (1928b). Araneae. In: A list of the insects of New York. Memoirs of the Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station 101, 1034-1074. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dondale, C. D., Redner, J. H., Paquin, P. & Levi, H. W. (2003). The insects and arachnids of Canada. Part 23. The orb-weaving spiders of Canada and Alaska (Araneae: Uloboridae, Tetragnathidae, Araneidae, Theridiosomatidae). NRC Research Press, Ottawa, 371 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1884). New England spiders of the family Epeiridae. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 6: 295-342. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1902). The common spiders of the United States. Boston, 225 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.5617 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hentz, N. M. (1847). Descriptions and figures of the araneides of the United States. Boston Journal of Natural History 5: 443-478. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1892). Die Spinnen Amerikas. Epeiridae. Bauer & Raspe, N├╝rnberg 4, 1-208. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.64832 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Petrunkevitch, A. (1911). A synonymic index-catalogue of spiders of North, Central and South America with all adjacent islands, Greenland, Bermuda, West Indies, Terra del Fuego, Galapagos, etc. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 29: 1-791. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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