Taxon details

Neoscona theisi theisiella (Tullgren, 1910)

  • Rank: Subspecies
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-06-08
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: West, Central, East Africa, Mozambique, South Africa, Eswatini, Yemen
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Taxonomic references
Aranea theisiella Tullgren, 1910: 164, pl. 4, f. 113 (Dmf).
Neoscona theisella Caporiacco, 1947c: 168 (Tmf from Araneus).
Neoscona theisi theisiella Grasshoff, 1986: 31, f. 36-43 (mf, reduced to subspecies).
Neoscona theisi theisiella Heinrichs & Barrion, 2004: 211, 605-608 (mf).
Neoscona theisi theisiella Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022f: 18, 9 f. (f).

Caporiacco, L. di (1947c). Arachnida Africae Orientalis, a dominibus Kittenberger, Kovács et Bornemisza lecta, in Museo Nationali Hungarico servata. Annales Historico-Naturales Musei Nationalis Hungarici 40: 97-257. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H., Lotz, L. N. & Webb, P. (2022f). The Araneidae of South Africa. Version 2: part 3 (Ne-U). South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 66 pp. doi:10.5281/zenodo.6326991 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

Heinrichs, E. A. & Barrion, A. T. (2004). Rice-feeding insects and selected natural enemies in West Africa: biology, ecology, identification. International Rice Research Institute, Manila & Africa Rice Center, Abidjan, 242 pp. [spiders: pp. 192-222] 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, pl. 1-4. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.6622 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-06-08 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022f n/a
2022-06-08 Species distribution update Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022f n/a (Old value)
2021-01-03 New taxonomic reference entry Heinrichs & Barrion, 2004 n/a