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Cyrtophora  Simon, 1864
Taxonomic Serial No.: 848196

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): tentweb weavers [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumChelicerata  – cheliceriformes, quelicerado, queliceriforme  
                      SubclassArachnida  – araignées, aracnídeo, arachnids, arácnidos  
                         OrderAraneae  – spiders, aranhas, araignées, arañas  
                            FamilyAraneidae Clerck, 1757 – orbweavers  
                               GenusCyrtophora Simon, 1864 – tentweb weavers  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Cyrtophora admiralia Strand, 1913  
                                  Species Cyrtophora beccarii (Thorell, 1878)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora bicauda (Saito, 1933)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora bidenta Tikader, 1970  
                                  Species Cyrtophora bimaculata G. X. Han, F. Zhang & M. S. Zhu, 2010  
                                  Species Cyrtophora bituberculata Roy, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2017  
                                  Species Cyrtophora caudata Bösenberg & Lenz, 1895  
                                  Species Cyrtophora cephalotes Simon, 1877  
                                  Species Cyrtophora cicatrosa (Stoliczka, 1869)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora citricola (Forsskål, 1775) – global tentweb weaver 
                                  Species Cyrtophora cordiformis (L. Koch, 1871)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora crassipes (Rainbow, 1897)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora cylindroides (Walckenaer, 1841)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora diazoma (Thorell, 1890)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora doriae (Thorell, 1881)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora eczematica (Thorell, 1892)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora exanthematica (Doleschall, 1859)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora feae (Thorell, 1887)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora forbesi (Thorell, 1890)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora gazellae (Karsch, 1878)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora gemmosa Thorell, 1899  
                                  Species Cyrtophora guangxiensis Yin, Wang, Xie & Peng, 1990  
                                  Species Cyrtophora hainanensis Yin, Wang, Xie & Peng, 1990  
                                  Species Cyrtophora hirta L. Koch, 1872  
                                  Species Cyrtophora ikomosanensis (Bösenberg & Strand, 1906)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora jabalpurensis U. A. Gajbe & P. Gajbe, 1999  
                                  Species Cyrtophora koronadalensis Barrion & Litsinger, 1995  
                                  Species Cyrtophora ksudra Sherriffs, 1928  
                                  Species Cyrtophora lacunaris Yin, Wang, Xie & Peng, 1990  
                                  Species Cyrtophora lahirii Biswas & Raychaudhuri, 2004  
                                  Species Cyrtophora larinioides Simon, 1895  
                                  Species Cyrtophora limbata (Thorell, 1898)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora lineata Kulczynski, 1910  
                                  Species Cyrtophora moluccensis (Doleschall, 1857)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora monulfi Chrysanthus, 1960  
                                  Species Cyrtophora nareshi Biswas & Raychaudhuri, 2004  
                                  Species Cyrtophora parangexanthematica Barrion & Litsinger, 1995  
                                  Species Cyrtophora parnasia L. Koch, 1872  
                                  Species Cyrtophora petersi Karsch, 1878  
                                  Species Cyrtophora rainbowi (Roewer, 1955)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora sextuberculata Tanikawa & Petcharad, 2015  
                                  Species Cyrtophora subacalypha (Simon, 1882)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora trigona (L. Koch, 1871)  
                                  Species Cyrtophora unicolor (Doleschall, 1857)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: World Spider Catalog, Version 21.0, website (version 21.0)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: World Spider Catalog (2020). Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at, accessed on 24 Jan 2020. doi: 10.24436/2   
  Reference for: Cyrtophora   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Breene, R. G., D. Allen Dean, G. B. Edwards, Blain Hebert, Herbert W. Levi, Gail Manning, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Common Names of Arachnids, Fifth Edition   
  Page(s): 42   
  Publisher: American Tarantula Society   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-929427-11-5   
  Notes: The American Arachnological Society Committee on Common Names of Arachnids. Available online at   
  Reference for: Cyrtophora, tentweb weavers [English]   

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