Taxon profile


Nuctenea Simon, 1864

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

Scientific synonyms

Cyphepeira Archer, 1951

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Nuctenea cedrorum (Simon, 1929)
species Nuctenea silvicultrix (C. L. Koch, 1835)

Nuctenea silvicultrix - 000000000111

species Nuctenea umbratica (Clerck, 1757) - Walnut Orb-weaver Spider

Nuctenea umbratica - 000000000111

Links and literature

EN Platnick N. I.: World Spider Catalog 13.5 [], American Museum of Natural History [as Nuctenea Simon, 1864]
Data retrieved on: 5 May 2013

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