Taxon details

Ocrepeira ectypa (Walckenaer, 1841)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA
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Taxonomic references
Epeira ectypa Walckenaer, 1841: 129 (Dmf).
Epeira infumata Hentz, 1850: 19, pl. 3, f. 4 (Df).
Epeira ectypa Keyserling, 1864: 135, pl. 6, f. 13-16 (mf).
Ocrepeira ectypa Marx, 1883: 22.
Epeira infumata Emerton, 1884: 319, pl. 37, f. 11-13 (f).
Wixia ectypa Keyserling, 1892: 46, pl. 2, f. 38 (mf).
Wixia ectypa McCook, 1894: 205, pl. 13, f. 4-5 (mf).
Vixia infumata Banks, 1898b: 256.
Araneus ectypus Petrunkevitch, 1911: 290.
Wixia anaglyphe Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944: 115 (misidentified per Levi, 1976: 380; see also Araneus anaglyphe).
Wixia hentziana Archer, 1951a: 16, f. 48, 52 (Df) [].
Wixia anaglyphe Archer, 1951a: 17, f. 49, 54 (f; misidentified per Levi, 1976: 380).
Wixia ectypa Levi, 1976: 380, f. 88-100, 110, 113, 123 (mf, S of Wixia hentziana).
Ocrepeira ectypa Levi, 1993b: 56 (T from Wixia).

Archer, A. F. (1951a). Studies in the orbweaving spiders (Argiopidae). 1. American Museum Novitates 1487: 1-52. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1898b). Arachnida from Baja California and other parts of Mexico. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (3) 1(7): 205-309. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1944). Spiders of the Georgia region of North America. Bulletin of the University of Utah 35(9): 1-267. 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

Hentz, N. M. (1850). Descriptions and figures of the araneides of the United States. Boston Journal of Natural History 6: 18-35, 271-295. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1864). Beschreibungen neuer und wenig bekannter Arten aus der Familie Orbitelae Latr. oder Epeiridae Sund. Sitzungs-Berichte der naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft Isis in Dresden 1863: 63-98, 119-154, pl. 1-7. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Levi, H. W. (1976). The orb-weaver genera Verrucosa, Acanthepeira, Wagneriana, Acacesia, Wixia, Scoloderus and Alpaida north of Mexico. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 147: 351-391. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1993b). The Neotropical orb-weaving spiders of the genera Wixia, Pozonia, and Ocrepeira (Araneae: Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 153: 47-141. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marx, G. (1883). Araneina. In: Howard, L. O. (ed.) A list of the invertebrate fauna of South Carolina. Charleston, pp. 21-26. download pdf -- Show included taxa

McCook, H. C. (1894). American spiders and their spinningwork. A natural history of the orbweaving spiders of the United States with special regard to their industry and habits. Vol. III. Philadelphia, 285 pp., 30 pls. [for the year see p. 9] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.2681 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

Walckenaer, C. A. (1841). Histoire naturelle des Insects. Aptères. Tome deuxième. Roret, Paris, 549 pp., pl. 16-22. [not published in 1837, see pp. 430, 452, 505; plates in second pdf of Walckenaer, 1837] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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