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Argiope trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775)

Rank: Species | Status: accepted | Described: m f | LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:015415]
Last updated: 2017-07-04

Distribution: North, Central and South America. Introduced to Africa, Portugal to Israel, China, Japan, Australia (Tasmania), Pacific islands External Resources *: araneae - Spiders of Europe |

Taxonomic references
Aranea trifasciata Forsskål, 1775: 86 (D).
Aranea trifasciata Forsskål, 1776: 7, pl. 24, f. E (Df).
Aranea fastuosa Olivier, 1789: 202 (D).
Argiope aurelia Audouin, 1826: 331, pl. 2, f. 5 (Dmf).
Epeira webbii Lucas, 1838: 38, pl. 6, f. 5 (Df).
Epeira nephoda Walckenaer, 1841: 74 (Df).
Epeira aurelia Walckenaer, 1841: 107.
Epeira latreilla Walckenaer, 1841: 108 (Df).
Epeira mauricia Walckenaer, 1841: 108 (Df).
Epeira fastuosa Walckenaer, 1841: 109 (Dm).
Epeira argyraspides Walckenaer, 1841: 110 (Df).
Epeira fasciata Hentz, 1847: 468, pl. 30, f. 8 (Df).
Epeira flavipes Nicolet, 1849: 493 (Df).
Argiope avara Thorell, 1859: 299 (Df).
Epeira latreilla Vinson, 1863: 194, 311 (D).
Epeira mauritia Vinson, 1863: 194, 311, pl. 8, f. 2 (f).
Nephila aurelia Blackwall, 1867b: 210.
Argiope plana L. Koch, 1867b: 181 (Df).
Argiope plana L. Koch, 1871: 31, pl. 3, f. 1 (f).
Argiope trifasciata Thorell, 1873: 519.
Argyopes indecissa Holmberg, 1876: 19 (Df).
Argiope sticticalis O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1876b: 576 (Df).
Argiope hentzi Thorell, 1878b: 295.
Argiope fasciata McCook, 1882: 256.
Argiope mauricia Hasselt, 1882: 18.
Argiope transversa Emerton, 1884: 330, pl. 34, f. 20, pl. 28, f. 15-18 (Dmf).
Argiope trifasciata Keyserling, 1886a: 133, pl. 10, f. 5 (m).
Argiope argyraspis McCook, 1894: 219, pl. 15, f. 7-12, pl. 16, f. 3, 4 (Dmf).
Argiope avara McCook, 1894: 222, pl. 14, f. 1 (f).
Argiope avara Simon, 1900a: 476 (Dm).
Argiope transversa Emerton, 1902: 197, f. 455-458 (mf).
Metargiope trifasciata F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1903a: 451, pl. 43, f. 2-3 (mf).
Argiope fastuosa Banks, 1909b: 161.
Metargiope trifasciata Tullgren, 1910: 156, pl. 4, f. 93 (f).
Argiope trifasciata Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 239, f. 87-89 (mf).
Argiope simplex Badcock, 1932: 17, f. 12 (Df).
Metargyope trifasciata Lawrence, 1936: 152.
Austrargiope plana Kishida, 1936a: 17 (Tmf from Argiope).
Argiope abalosi Mello-Leitão, 1942b: 399 (Df).
Argiope seminola Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944: 96, f. 98-102 (Dmf).
Argiope stenogastra Mello-Leitão, 1945b: 235 (Df).
Brachygea platycephala Caporiacco, 1947a: 24 (Dm).
Argiope trifasciata Kaston, 1948: 222, f. 697-699, 722-723 (mf).
Brachygea platycephala Caporiacco, 1948a: 653, f. 61 (m).
Argiope pradhani Sinha, 1952: 76, f. 2a-c (Df).
Argiope trifasciata Bücherl, 1959: 297, f. 22 (f).
Argiope trifasciata Main, 1964: 102, f. A-C (f).
Argiope trifasciata Shear, 1967: 9, f. 22-23 (m).
Argiope trifasciata Hickman, 1967: 59, f. 103 (f).
Argiope trifasciata Levi, 1968a: 340, f. 58-72, 74-91 (mf, S).
Argiope avara Chrysanthus, 1971: 12, f. 9-12 (f).
Argiope trifasciata Chrysanthus, 1972: 156 (S).
Argiope pradhani Tikader, 1982a: 123, f. 231-234 (f).
Argiope trifasciata Levi, 1983: 286, f. 11, 112-119 (mf, S).
Argiope trifasciata Roberts, 1983: 250, f. 124-132 (mf).
Argiope trifasciata Feng, 1990: 69, f. 44.1-4 (f).
Argiope trifasciata Breene et al., 1993: 101, f. 148A-C (mf).
Argiope trifasciata Bjørn, 1997: 226, f. 5, 68-73 (mf).
Argiope trifasciata Yin et al., 1997d: 76, f. 8a-c (f).
Argiope trifasciata Levy, 1998a: 355, f. 169-178 (mf).
Argiope trifasciata Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 262, f. 152G-H, 154A (f).
Argiope trifasciata Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 45, f. 299-301 (mf).
Argiope trifasciata Dondale et al., 2003: 157, f. 329-335 (mf).
Argiope trifasciata Levi, 2004: 54, f. 18-26 (mf).
Argiope trifasciata Saaristo, 2010: 48, f. 4.72-76 (mf).
Argiope trifasciata Di Pompeo et al., 2011: 206, f. 1, 4, 5a-b (f).
Argiope trifasciata Jäger, 2012c: 294, f. 68 (m).
Argiope trifasciata Berry & Williams, 2017: 9, f. 3 (m).
References

Audouin, V. (1826). Explication sommaire des planches d'arachnides de l'Egypte et de la Syrie publiées ... in "Description de l'Egypte...". Histoire Naturelle 1(4): 1-339 (arachnids, pp. 99-186). [for year of publication and authorship see Tollitt, 1986] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Badcock, A. D. (1932). Reports of an expedition to Paraguay and Brazil in 1926-1927 supported by the Trustes of the Percy Sladen Memorial Fund and the Executive Committee of the Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland. Arachnida from the Paraguayan Chaco. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 38: 1-48. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1909b). Arachnida of Cuba. Estación Central Agronómica de Cuba, Second Report. II: 150-174. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Berry, J. W. & Williams, A. (2017). The status of Argiope trifasciata kauaiensis (Araneae: Araneidae) on Kaua‘i, Hawai‘i. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 119: 9-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bjørn, P. P. (1997). A taxonomic revision of the African part of the orb-weaving genus Argiope (araneae: Araneidae). Entomologica Scandinavica 28: 199-239. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1867b). Notes on spiders, with descriptions of several species supposed to be new to arachnologists. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (3) 20: 202-213. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Breene, R. G., Dean, D. A., Nyffeler, M. & Edwards, G. B. (1993). Biology, Predation Ecology, and Significance of Spiders in Texas Cotton Ecosystems with a Key to Species. Texas Agriculture Experiment Station, College Station, 115 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bücherl, W. (1959). Fauna aracnológica e alguns aspectos ecológicos da ilha de Trindade. Memórias do Instituto Butantan 29: 277-313. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caporiacco, L. di (1947a). Diagnosi preliminari de specie nuove di aracnidi della Guiana Brittanica raccolte dai professori Beccari e Romiti. Monitore Zoologico Italiano 56: 20-34. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caporiacco, L. di (1948a). Arachnida of British Guiana collected in 1931 and 1936 by Professors Beccari and Romiti. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 118(3): 607-747. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1948.tb00402.x 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

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

Chrysanthus, P. (1972). Description of the hitherto unknown males of Argiope reinwardti (Doleschall, 1859) and Cyrtophora monulfi Chrysanthus, 1960 (Araneae, Argiopidae). Zoologische Mededelingen 47: 156-159. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Di Pompeo, P., Kulczycki, A., Legittimo, C. M. & Simeon, E. (2011). New records for Europe: Argiope trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775) from Italy and Malta (Araneae, Araneidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 15: 205-208. 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

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

Forsskål, P. (1775). Descriptiones animalium avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium; quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål[sic]. Hauniae, pp. 85-86. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Forsskål, P. (1776). Icones rerum naturalium, quas in itinere orientali depingi curavit Petrus Forskål[sic]. Hauniae, 43 pls. (Araneae, pls. 24-25). download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hasselt, A. W. M. van (1882). Araneae. In: Weth, P. J. (ed.) Midden Sumatra IV. 3de Aflev. Naturlijke Historie. Leiden 11A, 1-56. 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

Hickman, V. V. (1967). Some common spiders of Tasmania. Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, 112 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holmberg, E. L. (1876). Arácnidos argentinos. Anales de Agricultura de la República Argentina 4: 1-30. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. (2012c). A review on the spider genus Argiope Audouin 1826 with special emphasis on broken emboli in female epigynes (Araneae: Araneidae: Argiopinae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 7: 272-331, 358-362. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1948). Spiders of Connecticut. Bulletin of the Connecticut State Geological and Natural History Survey 70: 1-874. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1886a). Die Arachniden Australiens. Nürnberg 2, 87-152. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kishida, K. (1936a). A synopsis of the Japanese spiders of the genus Argiope in broad sense. Acta Arachnologica 1: 14-27. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1867b). Beschreibungen neuer Arachniden und Myriapoden. II. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 17, 173-250. 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

Lawrence, R. F. (1936). Scientific results of the Vernay-Lang Kalahari Expedition, March to September 1930. Spiders (Ctenizidae excepted). Annals of the Transvaal Museum 17: 145-158. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1968a). The spider genera Gea and Argiope in America (Araneae: Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College 136: 319-352. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1983). The orb-weaver genera Argiope, Gea, and Neogea from the western Pacific region (Araneae: Araneidae, Argiopinae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College 150: 247-338. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (2004). Comments and new records for the American genera Gea and Argiope with the description of new species (Araneae: Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College 158: 47-65. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1998a). Twelve genera of orb-weaver spiders (Araneae, Araneidae) from Israel. Israel Journal of Zoology 43: 311-365. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lucas, H. (1838). Arachnides, Myriapodes et Thysanoures. In: Barker-Webb, P. & S. Berthelot (eds.) Histoire naturelle des îles Canaries. Paris 2(2), 19-52, pls. 6-7. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Main, B. Y. (1964). Spiders of Australia: A Guide to their Identification with Brief Notes on the Natural History of Common Forms. Jacaranda Press, Brisbane, 124 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

McCook, H. C. (1882). Snares of orb weaving spiders. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1882: 254-257. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1942b). Arañas del Chaco y Santiago del Estero. Revista del Museo de La Plata (N.S., Zool.) 2: 381-426. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1945b). Arañas de Misiones, Corrientes y Entre Ríos. Revista del Museo de La Plata (N.S., Zool.) 4: 213-302. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Nicolet, H. (1849). Aracnidos. In: Gay, C. (ed.) Historia física y política de Chile. Zoología 3, 319-543, pl. 1-5. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.16172 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Olivier G., A. (1789). Araignée, Aranea. Encyclopédie Méthodique, Histoire Naturelle, Insectes, Paris 4: 173-240. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Paquin, P. & Dupérré, N. (2003). Guide d'identification des araignées de Québec. Fabreries, Supplement 11: 1-251. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1930a). The spiders of Porto Rico. Part two. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 30: 159-356. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1876b). Catalogue of a collection of spiders made in Egypt, with descriptions of new species and characters of a new genus. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 44(3): 541-630, Pl. LVIII-LX. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1876.tb02595.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1903a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 425-464. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1983). Spiders of the families Theridiidae, Tetragnathidae and Araneidae (Arachnida: Araneae) from Aldabra atoll. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 77: 217-291. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Saaristo, M. I. (2010). Araneae. In: Gerlach, J. & Y. Marusik (eds.) Arachnida and Myriapoda of the Seychelles islands. Siri Scientific Press, Manchester UK, pp. 8-306. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Shear, W. A. (1967). Expanding the palpi of male spiders. Breviora 259: 1-27. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1900a). Arachnida. In: Fauna Hawaiiensis, or the zoology of the Sandwich Isles: being results of the explorations instituted by the Royal Society of London promoting natural knowledge and the British Association for the Advancement of Science. London 2, 443-519. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sinha, T. B. (1952). Some Indian spiders of the family Argiopidae. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 49: 67-88. 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

Thorell, T. (1859). Nya exotiska Epeirider. Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 16: 299-304. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1873). Remarks on synonyms of European spiders. Part IV. Uppsala, pp. 375-645. 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. (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 umbegenden Massaisteppen Deutsch-Ostafrikas 1905-1906 unter Leitung von Prof. Dr Yngve Sjöstedt. Stockholm 20(6), 85-172. 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

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

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