Taxon profile


Feather-legged lace weaver
Uloborus plumipes Lucas, 1846

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Arachnida - arachnids »  order Araneae - spiders »  family Uloboridae - Cribellate orb weavers »  genus Uloborus

Scientific synonyms

Orithya gnava Blackwall, 1865
Orithya gnavus Blackwall, 1865
Uloborus costae Thorell, 1858
Uloborus gnavus (Blackwall, 1865)
Uloborus niloticus Simon, 1884
Uloborus niveivestis Simon, 1893
Uloborus pictiventris Simon, 1890
Uloborus signatus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1876

Other names

= Garden center spider


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Distribution maps

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Uloborus plumipes javanus Kulczyński, 1908
subspecies Uloborus plumipes plumipes Lucas, 1846

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [353745]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Uloborus plumipes Lucas, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Platnick N. I.: World Spider Catalog 13.5 [], American Museum of Natural History [as Uloborus plumipes Lucas, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 6 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 Uloborus plumipes Lucas, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2013
EN Buchar J., Růžička V. (2008): Check-list of spiders of Czech Republic [as Uloborus plumipes Lucas, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 14 March 2009

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