Araneidae  Clerck, 1757 / Neoscona  Simon, 1864   5 species

Neoscona byzanthina  (Pavesi, 1876)

Description
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Spain, France, Italy, Balkans, Greece, Turkey, Russia (Europe)
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Albania   (Geci & Naumova, 2021a) ||| Bulgaria   (Geci & Naumova, 2021a) ||| France   (Ledoux, 2008a) ||| Greece   (Simon, 1884c) ||| Italy   (Bolognin et al., 2021) ||| Italy / Sardinia   (Bolognin et al., 2021) ||| Italy / Sicily   (Bolognin et al., 2021) ||| Kosovo   (Geci & Naumova, 2021a) ||| North Macedonia   (Geci & Naumova, 2021a) ||| Russia, Southern   (Krasnov, unpubl.) ||| Spain   (Mora-Rubio et al., 2019) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Simon, 1884c) ||| Turkey (Europe)   (Simon, 1884c) |||
References

Bolognin L, Moretto E, Devincenzo, U, Guariento L A (2021) First record of Neoscona byzanthina (Pavesi, 1876) (Arachnida Araneae) from Italy. Biodiversity Journal 12: 17-19 pdf

Geci D, Naumova M (2021a) The spotted orb-weaver Neoscona byzanthina (Pavesi, 1876) – an enigmatic but common species on the Balkans (Araneae: Araneidae). Ecologia Balkanica, Special Edition 4: 1-9 pdf

Krasnov B (unpubl.) Boris Krasnov, see photo gallery

Ledoux J-C (2008a) Réhabilitation de Neoscona byzanthina (Pavesi, 1876) espèce voisine de Neoscona adianta (Araneae, Araneidae). Revue Arachnologique 17: 49-53 pdf

Mora-Rubio C, Morano E, Pérez-Bote J L (2019) First record of Neoscona byzanthina (Pavesi, 1876) (Araneae, Araneidae) from the Iberian Peninsula. Graellsia 75(e092): 1-3 pdf

Simon E (1884c) Etudes arachnologiques. 16e Mémoire. XXIII. Matériaux pour servir à la faune des arachnides de la Grèce. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (6) 4: 305-356 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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