Taxon details


Neoscona theisi (Walckenaer, 1841)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-09-22
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:016763]
  • Distribution: India, Philippines, Indonesia to China, Japan. Introdudced to Seychelles, Pacific Is.
Taxonomic references
Epeira theis Walckenaer, 1841: 53, pl. 18, f. 4 (Df).
Epeira mangareva Walckenaer, 1847a: 469 (Df).
Epeira assidua Vinson, 1863: 180, 310 (Df).
Epeira braminica Stoliczka, 1869: 238, pl. 20, f. 8 (Df).
Epeira mangareva L. Koch, 1871: 85, pl. 7, f. 4 (f, Dm).
Epeira theisii Thorell, 1877b: 390.
Epeira theisii Thorell, 1878b: 65.
Epeira eclipsis Marx, 1893: 590, pl. 70, f. 6 (Df).
Epeira ventricosa Rainbow, 1897a: 110, pl. 2, f. 4 (Df).
Epeira longispina Rainbow, 1897a: 111, pl. 3, f. 1-2 (Dmf).
Epeira multispina Rainbow, 1897a: 112, pl. 3, f. 3-4 (Dmf).
Epeira etheridgei Rainbow, 1897a: 114, pl. 3, f. 5 (Df).
Epeira festiva Rainbow, 1897a: 115, pl. 4, f. 1 (Df).
Epeira obscura Rainbow, 1897a: 116, pl. 4, f. 2 (Df).
Epeira annulipes Rainbow, 1897a: 117, pl. 4, f. 3 (Df; preoccupied by Lucas, 1838).
Epeira distincta Rainbow, 1897a: 118, pl. 4, f. 4 (Df).
Epeira hoggi Rainbow, 1897a: 119, pl. 5, f. 1 (Df).
Epeira speciosa Rainbow, 1897a: 120, pl. 5, f. 2 (Dj; preoccupied by Pallas, 1773).
Araneus mangarevus Pocock, 1897c: 601, pl. 25, f. 11 (f).
Araneus theis Pocock, 1898i: 324 (S).
Neoscona theisi F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1904: 470, pl. 44. f. 9-10 (mf).
Aranea theisii Tullgren, 1910: 164, pl. 4, f. 112 (mf).
Araneus theisi Merian, 1911: 213, pl. 9, f. 7.
Araneus theisi Berland, 1932b: 393, f. 564-567 (f).
Aranea theisi Roewer, 1938: 39, f. 27 (f).
Araneus theisi Saito, 1939: 22, f. 3(5) (f).
Aranea annulipedata Roewer, 1942a: 824 (replacement name for Epeira annulipes Rainbow, 1897).
Aranea speciosissima Roewer, 1942a: 833 (replacement name for Epeira speciosa Rainbow, 1897).
Araneus theisi Nakatsudi, 1943a: 156, f. 6-8, pl. XXII, f. 3-4 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Yaginuma, 1955a: 17, pl. I, f. 3 (Tmf from Araneus).
Neoscona theisi Yaginuma, 1960: 57, f. 53 (f).
Araneus theisi Chrysanthus, 1960: 39, f. 44, 53-55, 61, 73 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Lee, 1966: 42, f. 12a-b (f).
Neoscona theisi Yaginuma, 1971: 57, f. 53 (f).
Araneus theisi Chrysanthus, 1971: 31, f. 59-61 (f).
Araneus theisi Patel, 1975b: 158, f. 1a-g (mf).
Neoscona theisi Yin, 1978: 5, f. 13A-D (mf).
Neoscona theisi Song, 1980: 105, f. 50a-d (mf).
Neoscona theis Tikader & Bal, 1981: 32, f. 13, 68-72 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 26, f. 31-33 (f).
Neoscona theisi Wang, 1981: 95, f. 35A-C (mf).
Neoscona theisi Tikader, 1982a: 269, f. 62, 538-542 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Hu, 1984: 126, f. 126.1-2 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Grasshoff, 1986: 69, f. 90-100 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Yaginuma, 1986a: 104, f. 55.7 (f).
Neoscona theisi Zhang, 1987: 87, f. 71.1-3 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Barrion et al., 1988a: 402, f. 6a-g, 7a-e, 9f-g (mf).
Neoscona theisi Davies, 1988b: 300, f. 21 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Chikuni, 1989b: 72, f. 32 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Feng, 1990: 95, f. 70.1-4 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Chen & Gao, 1990: 68, f. 87a-c (mf).
Neoscona theisi Chen & Zhang, 1991: 118, f. 112.1-3 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Zhao, 1993: 257, f. 120a-b (mf).
Neoscona theisi Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 625, f. 394a-e, 305a-d (mf).
Neoscona theisi Yin et al., 1997d: 375, f. 269a-g (mf).
Neoscona theisi Tanikawa, 1998b: 137, f. 1-8, 11-17 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 301, f. 177V-X, 179L, 181H (mf).
Neoscona theisi Hu, 2001: 471, f. 311.1-5 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Song, Zhu & Chen, 2001: 220, f. 135A-F (mf).
Neoscona theisi Namkung, 2002: 269, f. 19.31a-c (mf).
Neoscona theisi Kim & Kim, 2002: 221, f. 65, 151, 282-284 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Namkung, 2003: 271, f. 19.31a-c (mf).
Neoscona theisi Butt & Siraj, 2006: 215, f. 1A-G (mf).
Neoscona theis Gajbe, 2007: 533, f. 326-330 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Tanikawa, 2007c: 67, f. 150-159, 572-574 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Barrion-Dupo, 2008: 239, f. 1H, 2D (f).
Neoscona theisi Tanikawa, 2009: 443, f. 152-154 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 244, f. 176A-E (mf).
Neoscona theisi Yin et al., 2012: 745, f. 371a-g (mf).
Neoscona theisi Kim & Lee, 2012b: 102, f. 75A-C (mf).
Neoscona theisi Dierkens & Charlat, 2013: 75, f. 28-29 (mf).
Neoscona theis Biswas & Raychaudhuri, 2013c: 175, f. 62-69 (mf).
Neoscona theisi Roy, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017: 25, f. 155-160, 196 (f).
Neoscona theisi Basu, Roy & Raychaudhuri, 2017: 66, f. xviii-xxiii, 18-23 (f).
References

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

Barrion, A. T. & Litsinger, J. A. (1995). Riceland spiders of South and Southeast Asia. CAB International, Wallingford, UK, xix + 700 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Barrion-Dupo, A. L. A. (2008). Taxonomy of Philippine derby spider (Araneae: Araneidae). Asia Life Sciences 17: 231-248. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Basu, D., Roy, T. K. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2017). Neoscona Simon, 1864, the 'true orb weavers' in ricelands of Gangetic Delta, South 24-Parganas, West Bengal, India. Species 18(59): 62-76. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Berland, L. (1932b). Les Arachnides (Scorpions, Araignées, etc.). In: Encyclopédie entomologique. Paris 16, 1-485. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Biswas, V. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2013c). Orb-weaving spiders of Bangladesh: genus Neoscona Simon (Araneae: Araneidae). Records of the Zoological Survey of India 113(2): 169-188. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Butt, A. & Siraj, A. (2006). Some orb weaver spiders from Punjab, Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Zoology 38: 215-220. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chen, X. E. & Gao, J. C. (1990). The Sichuan farmland spiders in China. Sichuan Science and Technology Publishing House, Chengdu, 226 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chen, Z. F. & Zhang, Z. H. (1991). Fauna of Zhejiang: Araneida. Zhejiang Science and Technology Publishing House, 356 pp. 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. (1960). Spiders from south New Guinea III. Nova Guinea, Zoology 3: 23-42. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chrysanthus, P. (1971). Further notes on the spiders of New Guinea I (Argyopidae). Zoologische Verhandelingen 113: 1-52. 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

Dierkens, M. & Charlat, S. (2013). Contribution à la connaissance des araignées des îles de la Société (Polynésie française). Revue Arachnologique 17: 63-81. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Feng, Z. Q. (1990). Spiders of China in colour. Hunan Science and Technology Publishing House, 256 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gajbe, U. A. (2007). Araneae: Arachnida. In: Fauna of Madhya Pradesh (including Chhattisgarh), State Fauna Series. Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata 15(1), 419-540. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Grasshoff, M. (1986). Die Radnetzspinnen-Gattung Neoscona in Afrika (Arachnida: Araneae). Annalen Zoologische Wetenschappen 250: 1-123. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hu, J. L. (1984). The Chinese spiders collected from the fields and the forests. Tianjin Press of Science and Techniques, 482 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hu, J. L. (2001). Spiders in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau of China. Henan Science and Technology Publishing House, 658 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kim, J. M. & Kim, J. P. (2002). A revisional study of family Araneidae Dahl, 1912 (Arachnida, Araneae) from Korea. Korean Arachnology 18: 171-266. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kim, S. T. & Lee, S. Y. (2012b). Arthropoda: Arachnida: Araneae: Araneidae. Araneid spiders. Invertebrate Fauna of Korea 21(16): 1-146. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1871). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg 1, 1-104. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lee, C. L. (1966). [Spiders of Formosa (Taiwan)]. Taichung Junior Teachers College Publisher, 84 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marx, G. (1893). On a new genus and some new species of Araneae from the west coast of Africa collected by the U. S. Steamer Enterprise. In: Riley, C. V. (ed.) Scientific results of the U. S. Eclipse expedition to West Africa 1889-90. Report on the Insecta, Arachnida and Myriapoda. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 16, 587-590. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Merian, P. (1911). Die Spinnenfauna von Celebes. Beiträge zur Tiergeographie im Indoaustralischen Archipel. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abteilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Tiere 31: 165-354. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Nakatsudi, K. (1943a). Some Arachnida from Micronesia. Journal of Agricultural Science Tokyo Nogyo Daigaku 2: 147-180, pl. 12-14. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Namkung, J. (2002). The spiders of Korea. Kyo-Hak Publishing Co., Seoul, 648 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Namkung, J. (2003). The Spiders of Korea, 2nd. ed. Kyo-Hak Publishing Co., Seoul, 648 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Patel, B. H. (1975b). Studies on some spiders of the family Argiopidae (Arachnida: Araneae) from Gujarat, India. Vidya 18: 153-167. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1904). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 465-560. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1897c). Spinnen (Araneae). In: Kükenthal, W. (ed.) Ergebnisse einer zoologische Forschungsreise in dem Molukken und Borneo. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 23, 591-629. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1898i). List of the Arachnida and "Myriopoda" obtained in Funafuti by Prof. W. J. Sollas and Mr. Stanley Gardiner, and in Rotuma by Mr. Stanley Gardiner. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 1: 321-329. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rainbow, W. J. (1897a). The arachnidan fauna of Funafuti. Australian Museum Memoirs 3: 105-124. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1938). Araneae. In: Résultats scientifiques du Voyage aux indes orientales néerlandaises de la SS. AA. RR. le Prince et la Princesse Leopold de Belgique. Mémoires du Musée Royal d'Histoire Naturelle de Belgique 3(19), 1-94. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1942a). Katalog der Araneae von 1758 bis 1940. Bremen 1, 1-1040. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roy, T. K., Saha, S. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2017). On the araneid fauna (Araneae: Araneidae) of the tea estates of Dooars, West Bengal, India. World Scientific News 67(1): 1-67. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Saitō, S. (1939). On the spiders from Tohoku (northernmost part of the main island), Japan. Saito Ho-On Kai Museum Research Bulletin 18(Zool. 6): 1-91. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X. (ed.) (1980). [Farm Spiders]. Science Press, Beijing, 247 pp. 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

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (2001). The Fauna of Hebei, China: Araneae. Hebei University of Science and Techology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 510 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Stoliczka, F. (1869). Contribution towards the knowledge of Indian Arachnoidea. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal 38(pt.2): 201-251. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanikawa, A. (1998b). A revision of the Japanese spiders of the genus Neoscona (Araneae: Araneidae). Acta Arachnologica 47: 133-168. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanikawa, A. (2007c). An identification guide to the Japanese spiders of the families Araneidae, Nephilidae and Tetragnathidae. Arachnological Society of Japan, 121 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanikawa, A. (2009). Hersiliidae. Nephilidae, Tetragnathidae, Araneidae. 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. 149, 403-463. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1877b). Studi sui Ragni Malesi e Papuani. I. Ragni di Selebes raccolti nel 1874 dal Dott. O. Beccari. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 10: 341-637. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1878b). Studi sui ragni Malesi e Papuani. II. Ragni di Amboina raccolti Prof. O. Beccari. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 13: 1-317. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. & Bal, A. (1981). Studies on some orb-weaving spiders of the genera Neoscona Simon and Araneus Clerck of the family Araneidae (=Argiopidae) from India. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Occasional Paper 24: 1-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. & Biswas, B. (1981). Spider fauna of Calcutta and vicinity: Part-I. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Occasional Paper 30: 1-149. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. (1982a). Family Araneidae (=Argiopidae), typical orbweavers. Fauna India (Araneae) 2: 1-293. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tullgren, A. (1910). Araneae. In: Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Schwedischen Zoologischen Expedition nach dem Kilimandjaro, dem Meru und den umgebenden Massaisteppen Deutsch-Ostafrikas 1905-1906 unter Leitung von Prof. Dr. Yngve Sjöstedt. Sjöstedts Kilimandjaro-Meru Expedition 20(6): 85-172. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.6622 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

Walckenaer, C. A. (1847a). Dernier Supplément. In: Walckenaer, C. A. & P. Gervais (eds.) Histoire naturelles des Insects. Aptères. Paris 4, 365-564. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wang, H. Q. (1981). [Protection and utilization of spiders in paddy fields]. Hunan Press of Science and Technology, 188 pp. (reprinted, 1985) download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yaginuma, T. (1955a). On the Japanese spiders: genera Mangora, Neoscona, and Zilla. Acta Arachnologica 14: 15-24. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yaginuma, T. (1960). Spiders of Japan in colour. Hoikusha, Osaka, 186 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yaginuma, T. (1971). Spiders of Japan in colour (enlarged and revised edition). Hoikusha, Osaka (for 1969), 197 pp. 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

Yin, C. M. (1978). [A study on the general orb-weaver spiders and wolf-spiders (Araneae: Araneidae, Lycosidae) from rice fields]. Journal of Hunan Teachers College (nat. Sci. Ed.) 1978(10): 1-21. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yin, C. M., Wang, J. F., Zhu, M. S., Xie, L. P., Peng, X. J. & Bao, Y. H. (1997d). Fauna Sinica: Arachnida: Araneae: Araneidae. Science Press, Beijing, xiii + 460 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yin, C. M., Peng, X. J., Yan, H. M., Bao, Y. H., Xu, X., Tang, G., Zhou, Q. S. & Liu, P. (2012). Fauna Hunan: Araneae in Hunan, China. Hunan Science and Technology Press, Changsha, 1590 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhang, W. S. (ed.) (1987). [Farm spiders from Hebei Province]. Hebei University of Science and Techology Press, 299 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhao, J. Z. (1993). Spiders in the Cotton Fields in China. Wuhan Publishing House, Wuhan, China, 552 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhu, M. S. & Zhang, B. S. (2011). Spider Fauna of Henan: Arachnida: Araneae. Science Press, Beijing, xxii+558 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-09-22 New taxonomic reference entry Basu, Roy & Raychaudhuri, 2017 n/a
2017-02-08 New taxonomic reference entry Roy, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017 n/a
2015-04-22 New taxonomic reference entry Biswas & Raychaudhuri, 2013c n/a
2015-04-22 Species distribution update Biswas & Raychaudhuri, 2013c n/a (Old value)
2015-03-31 New taxonomic reference entry Kim & Lee, 2012b n/a