Araneidae  Clerck, 1757 / Gasteracantha  Sundevall, 1833   1 species

Gasteracantha cancriformis  (Linnaeus, 1758)

  Not established
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): North America, Central America, Caribbean, South America. Introduced to Hawaii
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Netherlands   (IJland & van Diemen, 2023) |||

IJland S, Diemen P van (2023) Gasteracantha cancriformis (Araneae, Araneidae) geimporteerd in Nederland [Gasteracantha cancriformis (Araneae, Araneidae) imported into the Netherlands]. Nieuwsbrief SPINED 40: 21-22 pdf

Levi H W (1996) The American orb weavers Hypognatha, Encyosaccus, Xylethrus, Gasteracantha, and Enacrosoma (Araneae, Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 155: 89-157 pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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