Taxon profile


Banded Garden Spider
Argiope trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Arachnida - arachnids »  order Araneae - spiders »  family Araneidae - Orb-weaver spider »  genus Argiope

Scientific synonyms

Aranea fastuosa Olivier, 1789
Aranea trifasciata Forsskål, 1775
Argiope abalosi Mello-Leitão, 1942
Argiope argyraspis McCook, 1894
Argiope aurelia Audouin, 1826
Argiope avara Thorell, 1859
Argiope fasciata (Hentz, 1847)
Argiope fastuosa (Olivier, 1789)
Argiope hentzi Thorell, 1878
Argiope mauricia (Walckenaer, 1841)

Other names

= Banded Argiope



Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Argiope trifasciata deserticola Simon, 1906
subspecies Argiope trifasciata kauaiensis Simon, 1900

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [51fcd5ef-8dce-4ff6-858c-df65b4c7c06d]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Argiope trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 22 March 2015
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [348446]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Argiope trifasciata (Forskal, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Platnick N. I.: World Spider Catalog 13.5 [], American Museum of Natural History [as Argiope trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 5 May 2013
CZ Kůrka A., Kovařík F. (2003): České názvy živočichů VI. Pavoukovci (Arachnida). I. Pavouci (Araneae) a štíři (Scorpiones), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 167 pp. [as Argiope trifasciata (Forskål, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2013

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