Araneidae  Clerck, 1757 / Neoscona  Simon, 1864   5 species

Neoscona theisi  (Walckenaer, 1841)

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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Cyprus, Israel, Caucasus (Georgia, Russia), Iran, Pakistan, India, Philippines, China to Indonesia, Japan, Australia. Introduced to Seychelles, Pacific Is.
Distribution List
Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Georgia   (no references) ||| Russia, Southern   (no references) |||

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 pdf

Levy G (1998a) Twelve genera of orb-weaver spiders (Araneae, Araneidae) from Israel. Israel Journal of Zoology 43: 311-365 pdf

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

Zamani A, Marusik Y M, Šestáková A (2020a) On Araniella and Neoscona (Araneae, Araneidae) of the Caucasus, Middle East and Central Asia. ZooKeys 906: 13-40 pdf

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