The World Spider Catalog, V15 by N. I. Platnick (c) 2000 - 2014 AMNH

Family: ARANEIDAE

Gen. Argiope Audouin, 1826 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01443]

N.B.: original spelling Argyope suppressed by ICZN Opinion 1038; considered a senior synonym of Austrargiope Kishida, 1936a: 17, type Argiope plana L. Koch, 1867 [=A. trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775)], Chaetargiope Kishida, 1936a: 20, type Argiope picta L. Koch, 1871, Coganargiope Kishida, 1936a: 18, type Argiope amoena L. Koch, 1878 and Heterargiope Kishida, 1936a: 19, type Argiope maja Bösenberg & Strand, 1906 by Yaginuma, 1959c: 21 and of Brachygea Caporiacco, 1947a: 24, type B. platycephala Caporiacco, 1947 [=A. trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775)] by Levi, 1983: 258.

Transferred to other genera:
A. aequior Chamberlin, 1924 -- see Oxyopes under Oxyopidae.
A. aurea Saito, 1934 -- see Eriophora.
A. curvipes Keyserling, 1886 -- see Gea.
A. lalita Sherriffs, 1928 -- see Neogea.
A. lepida Thorell, 1898 -- see Acusilas.
A. leucopicta Urquhart, 1890 -- see Cyrtophora.
A. maja Bösenberg & Strand, 1906 -- see Nephila under Nephilidae.
A. marxi McCook, 1894 -- see Cyrtophora.
A. sachalinensis Saito, 1934 -- see Plebs.
A. thai Levi, 1983 -- see Cyrtophora.
A. viabilior Chamberlin, 1924 -- see Oxyopes under Oxyopidae.

In synonymy:
A. abalosi Mello-Leitão, 1942 = A. trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775) (Levi, 1968a: 340).
A. acuminata Franganillo, 1920 = A. bruennichi (Scopoli, 1772) (Jäger, 2012c: 286).
A. aemula nigripes Thorell, 1877 = A. aemula (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 273).
A. aetherea annulipes Thorell, 1881 = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 313).
A. aetherea confusa Kulczyn'ski, 1911 = A. reinwardti (Doleschall, 1859) (Levi, 1983: 277).
A. aetherea coniuncta Kulczyn'ski, 1911 = A. reinwardti (Doleschall, 1859) (Levi, 1983: 278).
A. aetherea deusta Thorell, 1881 = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Chrysanthus, 1958a: 238).
A. aetherea keyensis Strand, 1911 = A. modesta Thorell, 1881 (Jäger, 2012c: 308, contra Levi, 1983: 314).
A. aetherea melanopalpis Strand, 1911 = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 313).
A. aetherea tangana Strand, 1911 = A. brunnescentia Strand 1911 (Jäger, 2012c: 310, contra Levi, 1983: 313).
A. anasuja fletcheri Hirst, 1911 = A. anasuja Thorell, 1887 (Grasshoff, 1980: 390).
A. arcuata Simon, 1884 = A. lobata (Pallas, 1772) (Levi, 1983: 284).
A. avara Thorell, 1859 = A. trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775) (Levi, 1968a: 340).
A. avara angulicosta Strand, 1911 = A. brunnescentia Strand 1911 (Jäger, 2012c: 310, contra Levi, 1983: 313).
A. avara ocelligera Strand, 1911 = A. brunnescentia Strand 1911 (Jäger, 2012c: 310, contra Levi, 1983: 313).
A. avara tristipes Strand, 1911 = A. brunnescentia Strand 1911 (Jäger, 2012c: 310, contra Levi, 1983: 313).
A. banana Strand, 1919 = A. australis (Walckenaer, 1805) (Bjørn, 1997: 209).
A. barbipoda Strand, 1911 = A. reinwardti (Doleschall, 1859) (Levi, 1983: 277).
A. boetonica Strand, 1915 (removed from S of A. aetherea)= A. pictula Strand, 1911 (Jäger, 2012c: 309, contra Levi, 1983: 308 and Chrysanthus, 1971: 10).
A. browni O. P.-Cambridge, 1877 = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 313).
A. bruennichi africana Strand, 1906 = A. bruennichi (Scopoli, 1772) (Bjørn, 1997: 214).
A. bruennichi nigrofasciata Franganillo, 1910 = A. bruennichi (Scopoli, 1772) (Jäger, 2012c: 286).
A. bruennichi orientalis Strand, 1907 = A. bruennichi (Scopoli, 1772) (Levi, 1983: 282).
A. carinata L. Koch, 1871 = A. argentata (Fabricius, 1775) (Levi, 1983: 251).
A. celebesiana Merian, 1911 = A. reinwardti (Doleschall, 1859) (Levi, 1983: 278).
A. chloreides Chrysanthus, 1961 = A. chloreis Thorell, 1877 (Levi, 1983: 292).
A. clathrata C. L. Koch, 1839 = A. australis (Walckenaer, 1805) (Bjørn, 1997: 209).
A. concinna Thorell, 1881 = A. reinwardti (Doleschall, 1859) (Levi, 1983: 276).
A. cuspidata Thorell, 1859 = A. flavipalpis (Lucas, 1858) (Edmunds, 1982: 287).
A. cuyunii Hingston, 1932 = A. argentata (Fabricius, 1775) (Levi, 1968a: 346).
A. davidi Schenkel, 1963 = A. amoena L. Koch, 1878 (Levi, 1983: 280).
A. dubiosa (Strand, 1911, T from Gea) = A. picta L. Koch, 1871 (Levi, 1983: 317).
A. extensa Rainbow, 1897 = A. protensa L. Koch, 1872 (Levi, 1983: 284).
A. filiargentata Hingston, 1932 = A. argentata (Fabricius, 1775) (Levi, 1968a: 346).
A. filinfracta Hingston, 1932 = A. argentata (Fabricius, 1775) (Levi, 1968a: 346).
A. friederici Strand, 1911 = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 313).
A. gracilenta (Roewer, 1942, T from Singa) = A. argentata (Fabricius, 1775) (Levi, 1991a: 177).
A. gracillima Roewer, 1942 = A. protensa L. Koch, 1872 (Levi, 1983: 285).
A. haynesi Hogg, 1914 = A. protensa L. Koch, 1872 (Levi, 1983: 285).
A. hirta Taczanowski, 1879 = A. argentata (Fabricius, 1775) (Levi, 1968a: 345).
A. indistincta Mello-Leitão, 1944 = A. argentata (Fabricius, 1775) (Levi, 1968a: 346).
A. kalimpongensis Sinha, 1952 = A. caesarea Thorell, 1897 (Levi, 1983: 279).
A. leopardina Pocock, 1898 = A. bougainvilla (Walckenaer, 1847) (Levi, 1983: 312).
A. leopardina clavifemur Strand, 1914 = A. bougainvilla (Walckenaer, 1847) (Levi, 1983: 312).
A. lihirica Strand, 1913 = A. brunnescentia Strand 1911 (Jäger, 2012c: 310, contra Levi, 1983: 313).
A. lobata retracta Franganillo, 1918 = A. lobata Pallas, 1772 (Jäger, 2012c: 288).
A. lugubris L. Koch, 1872 = A. picta L. Koch, 1871 (Levi, 1983: 317).
A. lunata Bradley, 1876 = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 313).
A. maerens Kulczyn'ski, 1911 = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 313).
A. mindiptanensis Chrysanthus, 1961 = A. halmaherensis Strand, 1907 (Levi, 1983: 294).
A. multifasciata Thorell, 1892 = A. protensa L. Koch, 1872 (Levi, 1983: 284).
A. nigripes Simon, 1890 = A. australis (Walckenaer, 1805) (Bjørn, 1997: 209).
A. nigrovittata Thorell, 1859 = A. australis (Walckenaer, 1805) (Bjørn, 1997: 209).
A. novaepommeraniae Strand, 1915 = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 314).
A. obscuripes Strand, 1906 = A. sector (Forsskål, 1776) (Bjørn, 1997: 224).
A. ohsumiensis Yaginuma, 1967 = A. ocula Fox, 1938 (Levi, 1983: 272).
A. ornata lineata (Marapao, 1965) = A. aemula (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 273).
A. ornata turricula (Marapao, 1965) = A. catenulata (Doleschall, 1859) (Levi, 1983: 274).
A. pallida Rainbow, 1897 = A. protensa L. Koch, 1872 (Levi, 1983: 285).
A. panamensis (Chamberlin, 1917, T from Gea) = A. argentata (Fabricius, 1775) (Bryant, 1940: 333).
A. papuana Workman, 1900 = A. picta L. Koch, 1871 (Jäger, 2012c: 313).
A. plagiata Karsch, 1891 = A. anasuja Thorell, 1887 (Levi, 1983: 293).
A. plana L. Koch, 1867 (removed from S of A. reinwardti) = A. trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775) (Chrysanthus, 1972: 156).
A. platycephala (Caporiacco, 1947) = A. trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775) (Levi, 1983: 286).
A. pradhani Sinha, 1952 = A. trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775) (Levi, 1983: 286).
A. principalis L. Koch, 1871 = A. picta L. Koch, 1871 (Chrysanthus, 1958a: 237).
A. pumila Thorell, 1890 = A. chloreis Thorell, 1877 (Levi, 1983: 292).
A. reticulata (Kishida, 1931) = A. appensa (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 308).
A. rotunda (Hogg, 1915, T from Gea) = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 314).
A. savignyi Levi, 1968 = A. submaronica Strand, 1916 (Jäger, 2012c: 299).
A. schoenigi Marapao, 1965 = A. appensa (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 308).
A. seminola Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944 = A. trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775) (Levi, 1968a: 340).
A. shillongensis Sinha, 1951 = A. minuta Karsch, 1879 (Levi, 1983: 298).
A. sikkimensis Tikader, 1970 = A. caesarea Thorell, 1897 (Levi, 1983: 279; see also Tikader, 1982a: 125).
A. stenogastra Mello-Leitão, 1945 = A. trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775) (Levi, 1968a: 340).
A. suavissima Gerstäcker, 1873 = A. australis (Walckenaer, 1805) (Bjørn, 1997: 209).
A. udjirica Strand, 1911 = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Chrysanthus, 1958a: 240).
A. undulata Thorell, 1887 (removed from S of A. luzona) = A. pulchella Thorell, 1881 (Levi, 1983: 304).
A. vanicorensis Simon, 1897 = A. bougainvilla (Walckenaer, 1847) (Levi, 1983: 312).
A. verecunda Thorell, 1878 = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 313).
A. waughi Simon, 1896 = A. argentata (Fabricius, 1775) (Archer, 1963: 18, sub A. hirta).
A. wogeonicola Strand, 1913 = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 314).
A. wolfi Strand, 1911 = A. aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841) (Levi, 1983: 313).
A. zabonica (Chamberlin, 1924) = A. bruennichi (Scopoli, 1772) (Levi, 1983: 282).

Nomina dubia:
A. elegans Thorell, 1859: 299 (f, South Africa) -- Bjørn, 1997: 206.
A. gibberosa Caporiacco, 1947d: 158 (j, Kenya, Tanzania) -- Bjørn, 1997: 206.
A. gracilis Blackwall, 1866: 464 (j, Tropical Africa) -- Bjørn, 1997: 206.
A. manicata Thorell, 1859: 300 (j, Hong Kong) -- Levi, 1983: 262.
A. phrygiatus (Walckenaer, 1841: 54, originally Epeira phrygiata, placed here by Petrunkevitch, 1911: 310, f, USA) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015108] -- Levi, 2008a: 561.

Nomen nudum:
A. argentata nigra Franganillo, 1926a: 52.

mf aemula (Walckenaer, 1841)....................India to Philippines, Sulawesi, New Hebrides [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015339]
Epeira a. Walckenaer, 1841: 118 (Df).
Epeira striata Doleschall, 1857: 415 (Df).
Epeira striata Doleschall, 1859: 30, pl. 9, f. 2 (f).
A. a. Thorell, 1877b: 364 (Dm).
A. a. nigripes Thorell, 1877b: 364 (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015340].
A. a. Thorell, 1887: 164 (Dm).
A. trivittata Karsch, 1891: 280, pl. 10, f. 6 (Df).
Metargiope ornatus lineatus Marapao, 1965: 46, pl. 2, f. 1-4 (Df).
A. a. Shimojana, 1967: 18, f. 11 (f).
A. a. Tikader, 1970: 29, f. 17b (f).
A. a. Chrysanthus, 1971: 9, f. 1-3 (f).
A. a. Yin, 1978: 4, f. 9A-C (f).
A. a. Song, 1980: 100, f. 46a-c (f).
A. a. Tikader, 1982a: 119, f. 223-226 (f).
A. ornata lineata Brignoli, 1983c: 242.
A. a. Levi, 1983: 273, f. 9-10, 29-35 (mf, S).
A. a. Hu, 1984: 101, f. 97.1-3 (f).
A. a. Yaginuma, 1986a: 114, f. 59.6 (m).
A. a. Chikuni, 1989b: 78, f. 46 (mf).
A. aemule Feng, 1990: 62, f. 37.1-4 (f).
A. a. Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 575, f. 356a-d, 357a-f (mf).
A. a. Yin et al., 1997d: 69, f. 3a-g (mf).
A. a. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 260, f. 150R-S, 151A, 152L, 153F (mf).
A. a. Gajbe, 2007: 512, f. 269-272 (f).
A. a. Tanikawa, 2007c: 45, f. 24-25, 439-440 (mf).
A. a. Tanikawa, 2009: 425, f. 28-29 (mf).
A. a. Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 206, f. 144A-E (mf).
A. a. Jäger, 2012c: 281, f. 3-7 (m).
A. a. Yin et al., 2012: 566, f. 270a-g (mf).

mf aetherea (Walckenaer, 1841)....................China to Australia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015341]
Epeira a. Walckenaer, 1841: 112 (Df).
A. regalis L. Koch, 1871: 36, pl. 3, f. 4 (Df).
A. variabilis Bradley, 1876a: 141, pl. 1, f. 3 (Df).
A. lunata Bradley, 1876a: 143, pl. 1, f. 4 (Df).
A. brownii O. P.-Cambridge, 1877a: 284 (Df).
A. verecunda Thorell, 1878b: 35 (Df).
A. a. deusta Thorell, 1881: 68 (Df).
A. a. annulipes Thorell, 1881: 68 (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015342].
A. verecunda Pocock, 1897c: 599, pl. 35, f. 6.
A. a. Bösenberg & Strand, 1906: 198, pl. 12, f. 296 (f).
A. maerens Kulczyn'ski, 1911c: 473, pl. 20, f. 45 (Df).
A. a. melanopalpis Strand, 1911b: 204 (Df).
A. friedericii Strand, 1911b: 204 (Df).
A. wolfi Strand, 1911b: 204 (Dj).
A. udjirica Strand, 1911d: 142, pl. 5, f. 43 (Df).
A. wogeonicola Strand, 1913d: 116 (Df).
A. a. deusta Strand, 1915d: 211, pl. 13, f. 15, pl. 17, f. 61 (f).
A. novae-pommeraniae Strand, 1915d: 212, pl. 16, f. 51 (Df).
A. wolfi Strand, 1915d: 212, pl. 16, f. 55 (Df).
A. wogeonicola Strand, 1915d: 213, pl. 16, f. 56, pl. 17, f. 58 (f).
A. friedericii Strand, 1915d: 214, pl. 17, f. 62 (f).
Gea rotunda Hogg, 1915a: 444, f. 24 (Dm).
A. udjirica Roewer, 1938: 33, f. 22 (f).
A. a. Chrysanthus, 1958a: 237, f. 7-12, 20, 24 (mf, S).
A. a. Main, 1964: 102, f. D-E (f).
A. a. Chrysanthus, 1971: 10 (S A. boetonica, rejected).
A. a. Levi, 1983: 313, f. 5-6, 297-309 (mf, S).
A. a. Jäger, 2012c: 312, f. 155-156 (m).

mf aetheroides Yin et al., 1989....................China, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015343]
A. aetherea Yaginuma, 1986a: 114, f. 59.5 (f, misidentified).
A. a. Yin et al., 1989: 61, f. 1A-E (Df).
A. a. Tanikawa, 1994a: 34, f. 1-7 (f, Dm).
A. a. Yin & Bao, 1995a: 127, f. 1-3 (m).
A. a. Yin et al., 1997d: 80, f. 13a-i (mf).
A. a. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 260, f. 151B-D, 152M, 153G (mf).
A. a. Tanikawa, 2007c: 45, f. 26, 441-443 (mf).
A. a. Tanikawa, 2009: 425, f. 30-31 (mf).
A. a. Jäger, 2012c: 304, f. 108-110 (m).
A. a. Yin et al., 2012: 567, f. 271a-i (mf).

f ahngeri Spassky, 1932....................Central Asia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015344]
A. a. Spassky, 1932a: 182, f. 1-4 (Df).
A. anhgeri Bakhvalov, 1974: 108, f. 11 (f).

mf amoena L. Koch, 1878....................China, Korea, Taiwan, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015345]
A. a. L. Koch, 1878c: 735, pl. 15, f. 1 (Df).
A. a. Bösenberg & Strand, 1906: 199, pl. 4, f. 19, pl. 12, f. 290 (f, Dm).
A. a. Strand, 1918: 95, pl. 2, f. 37 (f).
Coganargiope a. Kishida, 1936a: 18 (Tmf from Argiope).
Coganargiope a. Nakatsudi, 1942a: 304, f. 3-4 (f).
A. davidi Schenkel, 1963: 136, f. 80a-b (Dm).
A. a. Hikichi, 1977: 154, f. 39 (f).
A. a. Yin, 1978: 3, f. 7A-C (f).
A. a. Song, 1980: 98, f. 44a-c (f).
A. a. Wang, 1981: 99, f. 40A-C (f).
A. a. Levi, 1983: 280, f. 67-72 (mf, S).
A. a. Hu, 1984: 102, f. 98.4-5 (f).
A. a. Yaginuma, 1986a: 113, f. 59.1 (m).
A. a. Chikuni, 1989b: 79, f. 48 (mf).
A. a. Feng, 1990: 64, f. 39.1-5 (mf).
A. a. Chen & Gao, 1990: 49, f. 55a-b (mf).
A. a. Chen & Zhang, 1991: 83, f. 73.1-4 (mf).
A. a. Yin et al., 1997d: 72, f. 6a-f (mf).
A. a. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 260, f. 151E-F, 152N, 153H (mf).
A. a. Hu, 2001: 431, f. 277.1-4 (mf).
A. a. Namkung, 2002: 271, f. 19.33a-b (mf).
A. a. Kim & Kim, 2002: 191, f. 23, 101, 194-195 (mf).
A. a. Kim & Cho, 2002: 254, f. 595-600 (m).
A. a. Namkung, 2003: 273, f. 19.33a-b (mf).
A. a. Shin, 2007: 152, f. 6A-E (mf).
A. a. Tanikawa, 2007c: 46, f. 27-29, 444-445 (mf).
A. a. Tanikawa, 2009: 425, f. 32-33 (mf).
A. a. Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 207, f. 145A-F (mf).
A. a. Jäger, 2012c: 285, f. 34-35 (m).
A. a. Yin et al., 2012: 569, f. 272a-f (mf).

mf anasuja Thorell, 1887....................Seychelles to India, Pakistan, Maldives [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015346]
A. a. Thorell, 1887: 162 (D).
A. plagiata Karsch, 1891: 279, pl. 10, f. 5 (Df).
A. plagiata Strand, 1907k: 167, f. 5 (f).
A. a. fletcheri Hirst, 1911: 385, f. 3 (Df).
A. a. Gravely, 1921a: 412, f. 3a (f).
A. a. Grasshoff, 1980: 389 (S).
A. a. Tikader, 1982a: 127, f. 239-242 (f).
A. a. Levi, 1983: 293, f. 167-172 (f, Dm, S).
A. a. Saaristo, 2010: 48, f. 4.66-71 (mf).
A. a. Jäger, 2012c: 299, f. 84-87 (mf).

m anomalopalpis Bjørn, 1997....................Congo, South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015347]
A. a. Bjørn, 1997: 230, f. 79 (Dm).

mf appensa (Walckenaer, 1841)....................Hawaii, Taiwan to New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015348]
Epeira a. Walckenaer, 1841: 111 (Df).
Epeira crenulata Doleschall, 1857: 414 (Df).
Epeira crenulata Doleschall, 1859: pl. 3, f. 7 (f).
A. chrysorrhoea L. Koch, 1871: 38, pl. 3, f. 5 (Df).
A. crenulata Thorell, 1878b: 30 (Dm).
Coganargiope reticulata Kishida, 1936a: 27, f. 6-11 (Dmf).
A. crenulata Roewer, 1938: 33, f. 23 (f).
Coganargiope reticulata Nakatsudi, 1943a: 154, f. 5a-b, pl. XXII, f. 1-2 (mf).
A. schoenigi Marapao, 1965: 44, pl. 1, f. 1-6 (Dmf).
A. a. Chrysanthus, 1971: 10, f. 4-8 (mf).
A. a. Levi, 1983: 308, f. 271-278 (mf, S).
A. a. Jäger, 2012c: 309, f. 147-151 (mf).

mf argentata (Fabricius, 1775)....................USA to Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015349]
Aranea a. Fabricius, 1775: 433 (D).
Aranea mammeata De Geer, 1778: 318, pl. 39, f. 5 (D).
Aranea mammata Olivier, 1789: 202.
Aranea a. Olivier, 1789: 234 (D)
Epeira mammata Walckenaer, 1805: 56.
Argyopes argentatus C. L. Koch, 1838: 38, f. 360 (Df).
Argyopes fenestrinus C. L. Koch, 1838: 39, f. 361 (Df).
Epeira a. Walckenaer, 1841: 115, pl. 18, f. 3 (f).
Epeira amictoria Walckenaer, 1841: 119 (Df).
Plectana sloanii Walckenaer, 1841: 200 (Df).
Epeira gracilis Keyserling, 1865: 826, pl. 19, f. 29-30 (Dm; preoccupied by Walckenaer, 1805).
A. carinata L. Koch, 1871: 29, pl. 2, f. 7 (Df).
Acrosoma sloanii Butler, 1873b: 428.
Argyopes maronicus Taczanowski, 1873: 261 (Df).
Argyopes subtilis Taczanowski, 1873: 261 (Df).
Argyopes hirtus Taczanowski, 1879: 103, pl. 1, f. 23 (Df).
Epeira gracilis Keyserling, 1893: 235, pl. 11, f. 175 (m).
A. a. McCook, 1894: 220, pl. 16, f. 1-2 (mf).
A. a. Simon, 1895a: 764, f. 840 (f).
A. waughi Simon, 1896e: 105 (Df).
A. a. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1903a: 450, pl. 42, f. 25-26 (mf).
Araneus gracilis Petrunkevitch, 1911: 294.
Micrathena sloanei Petrunkevitch, 1911: 378.
Gea panamensis Chamberlin, 1917: 243, pl. 19, f. 8 (Dm).
A. a. Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 241, f. 90-92 (mf).
A. argyrea Badcock, 1932: 19, f. 13 (Df).
Micrathena sloani Mello-Leitão, 1932a: 77.
A. cuyunii Hingston, 1932: 373 (Df).
A. filiargentata Hingston, 1932: 373 (Df).
A. filinfracta Hingston, 1932: 373 (Df).
A. a. Bryant, 1940: 333 (S).
Singa gracilis Mello-Leitão, 1941b: 259 (Tm from Araneus sub primary homonym by Keyserling, 1865, replaced by Aranea gracilenta in Roewer).
Aranea gracilenta Roewer, 1942a: 843 (replacement name for Epeira gracilis).
A. indistincta Mello-Leitão, 1944b: 328, f. 12 (Dm).
A. a. Abalos & Báez, 1963: 201, f. 12-15, 26-27 (mf).
A. a. Abalos, 1967: 273, f. 12G-H, J (f).
A. hirta Archer, 1963: 18 (S).
A. a. Levi, 1968a: 345, f. 42, 73, 112-136 (mf, S).
A. a. Levi, 1983: 251 (S).
A. a. Levi, 1991a: 177 (S).
A. a. Lopez, 1993: 12, f. 12-13 (m).
A. a. Agnarsson, 2004: 607, f. 92A (m).
A. a. Levi, 2004: 58, f. 16-17, 36-45 (mf).
A. a. Kuntner, Coddington & Hormiga, 2008: 176, f. 17A (m).
A. a. Álvarez-Padilla & Hormiga, 2011: 846, f. 133B, 137A, C, E, 140A, F (mf).
A. a. Jäger, 2012c: 296, f. 73-79 (mf).
A. a. Taucare-Ríos, 2012a: 43, f. 1-3 (mf).

mf aurantia Lucas, 1833....................Canada to Costa Rica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015350]
A. a. Lucas, 1833a: 86, pl. 5, f. 1 (Df).
Nephila vestita C. L. Koch, 1838: 35, f. 358 (Df).
Epeira a. Lucas, 1840: 421.
Epeira cophinaria Walckenaer, 1841: 109 (Df).
Epeira ambitoria Walckenaer, 1841: 112 (Df).
Epeira riparia Hentz, 1847: 468, pl. 30, f. 5 (Df).
Epeira sutrix Hentz, 1847: 478, pl. 31, f. 23 (Df).
A. riparia McCook, 1882: 256.
A. riparia Emerton, 1884: 329, pl. 34, f. 19, pl. 38, f. 13-14, 19 (f, Dm).
A. riparia multiconcha Treat, 1887: 1122 (Df).
A. cophinaria Marx, 1890: 541.
A. personata O. P.-Cambridge, 1893b: 110, pl. 14, f. 14 (Df).
A. cophinaria McCook, 1894: 217, pl. 15, f. 1-6, pl. 16, f. 1, 5-6 (mf).
A. a. Simon, 1895a: 765, f. 843 (m).
A. godmani O. P.-Cambridge, 1898a: 236, pl. 37, f. 8 (Df).
A. riparia Emerton, 1902: 194, f. 448-454 (f, Dm).
Miranda cophinaria F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1903a: 452, pl. 43, f. 4-5 (f, Dm).
A. a. Kaston, 1948: 221, f. 696, 717-721 (mf).
A. a. Cloudsley-Thompson, 1956: 74, f. 1B (f).
A. a. Levi, 1968a: 338, f. 43-57 (mf).
A. a. Breene et al., 1993: 101, f. 147A-C (mf).
A. a. Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 45, f. 296-298 (mf).
A. a. Dondale et al., 2003: 155, f. 323-328 (mf).
A. a. Levi, 2004: 52, f. 9-15 (mf).
A. a. Uhl, Nessler & Schneider, 2010: 77, f. 1B (f).
A. a. Jäger, 2012c: 287, f. 42-43 (m).

f aurocincta Pocock, 1898....................Central, East, Southern Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015351]
A. a. Pocock, 1898g: 512, pl. 41, f. 6, pl. 42, f. 11 (Df).
A. a. Bjørn, 1997: 207, f. 6-10, 15-19 (f).

mf australis (Walckenaer, 1805)....................Central, East, Southern Africa, Cape Verde Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015352]
Epeira a. Walckenaer, 1805: 56 (D).
Argyopes clathratus C. L. Koch, 1838: 40, f. 362 (Df).
Epeira australis Walckenaer, 1841: 116 (Df).
A. laeta Thorell, 1859: 300 (Df).
A. nigrovittata Thorell, 1859: 300 (Df).
Argyopes caudatus Blackwall, 1865b: 346 (Df).
A. sericea zairensis Brito Capello, 1866: 80 (Df).
A. clathrata Thorell, 1868b: 30.
A. nigrovittata Thorell, 1868b: 31.
A. suavissima Gerstäcker, 1873: 495, pl. 18, f. 10 (Df).
A. nigripes Simon, 1890a: 101 (Df).
A. suavissima Tullgren, 1910: 156, pl. 4, f. 91 (f).
A. nigrovittata Tullgren, 1910: 156, pl. 4, f. 92 (f).
A. banana Strand, 1920: 110 (Df).
A. suavissima Lessert, 1930: 629, f. 10a (f).
A. a. Bjørn, 1997: 209, f. 1, 11-12, 20-33 (N.B.: Walckenaer's 1805 citation of a pre-Linnean discussion of the f of this species regarded as a valid indication, Dm, S).
A. a. Jäger, 2012c: 290, f. 49-53 (mf).

mf bivittigera Strand, 1911....................Indonesia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045278]
A. doleschallii b. Strand, 1911d: 141 (Df).
A. b. Jäger, 2012c: 283, f. 10-14, ph. 1-5 (removed f from S of A. reinwardti, contra Levi, 1983: 276, Dm).

mf blanda O. P.-Cambridge, 1898....................USA to Costa Rica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015353]
A. b. O. P.-Cambridge, 1898a: 267, pl. 37, f. 2 (Dm).
A. b. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1903a: 451, pl. 43, f. 1 (m).
A. b. Levi, 1968a: 348, f. 137-153 (m, Df).
A. b. Levi, 2004: 60, f. 46-54 (mf).
A. b. Jäger, 2012c: 298, f. 80-82 (m).

mf boesenbergi Levi, 1983....................China, Korea, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015354]
A. b. Levi, 1983: 279, f. 61-66 (Dmf).
A. b. Yaginuma, 1986a: 113, f. 59.2 (m).
A. b. Hu & Li, 1987b: 265, f. 11.1-5 (f).
A. b. Chikuni, 1989b: 79, f. 49 (mf).
A. b. Feng, 1990: 63, f. 38.1-6 (mf).
A. b. Chen & Gao, 1990: 50, f. 56a-c (f).
A. b. Namkung, Im & Kim, 1994: 69, f. 7-14 (mf).
A. b. Yin et al., 1997d: 73, f. 7a-f (f).
A. b. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 261, f. 151G-I (f).
A. b. Hu, 2001: 432, f. 278.1-2 (f).
A. b. Namkung, 2002: 272, f. 19.34a-c (mf).
A. b. Kim & Kim, 2002: 192, f. 24-25, 102-103, 196-200 (mf).
A. b. Namkung, 2003: 274, f. 19.34a-c (mf).
A. b. Shin, 2007: 154, f. 7A-G (mf).
A. b. Tanikawa, 2007c: 46, f. 30-31, 446-447 (mf).
A. b. Tanikawa, 2009: 425, f. 34-35 (mf).
A. b. Jäger, 2012c: 285, f. 33 (m).
A. b. Yin et al., 2012: 571, f. 273a-f (f).

mf bougainvilla (Walckenaer, 1847)....................New Guinea to Solomon Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015355]
Epeira b. Walckenaer, 1847a: 473 (Df).
A. b. L. Koch, 1871: 42.
A. vanicorensis Simon, 1898b: 272 (Df).
A. leopardina Pocock, 1898b: 461, pl. 19, f. 2 (Df).
A. leopardina clavifemur Strand, 1915d: 216 (Df).
A. b. Levi, 1983: 312, f. 286-291 (f, Dm, S).

mf bruennichi (Scopoli, 1772)....................Palearctic [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015356]
Aranea brünnichii Scopoli, 1772: 125 (D).
Aranea speciosa Pallas, 1773: 732 (D).
Aranea senoculata Lepechin, 1774: 316, pl. 16, f. 1 (misidentified).
Aranea fasciata Fabricius, 1775: 433 (D).
Aranea zebra Sulzer, 1776: 254, pl. 29, f. 15 (Df).
Aranea formosa Cyrillus, 1787: 7, pl. 9 (Df).
Aranea pulchra Razoumowsky, 1787: 372 (D).
Aranea caspia Gmelin, 1789: 2959 (D).
Aranea fasciata Olivier, 1789: 198 (D).
Aranea phragmitis Rossi, 1790: 128, pl. 3, f. 13, pl. 9, f. 5 (D).
Segestria pulchra Risso, 1826: 160 (D).
A. fasciata Audouin, 1826: 329 (Df).
Miranda transalpina C. L. Koch, 1835: 128, pl. 14 (Df).
Epeira speciosa Krynicki, 1837: 76.
Nephila transalpina C. L. Koch, 1838: 33, f. 356-357 (Dmf).
Epeira speciosa Eichwald, 1841: 241, pl. 37, f. 5 (Df).
Epeira fasciata Walckenaer, 1841: 104 (Dmf).
Epeira fasciata var. A. Walckenaer, 1841: 105 (f).
Nephila fasciata C. L. Koch, 1844: 159, f. 954 (f).
A. b. Thorell, 1873: 518.
A. b. Simon, 1874a: 31 (mf).
A. b. Chyzer & Kulczyn'ski, 1891: 117, pl. 4, f. 40 (mf).
A. b. Becker, 1896: 5, pl. 1, f. 2 (mf).
A. b. Bösenberg, 1901: 20, pl. 1, f. 1 (mf).
A. brünnichii africana Strand, 1906b: 618 (Df).
A. b. orientalis Strand, 1907m: 416 (Df).
A. bruennuchi nigrofasciata Franganillo, 1910: 7, f. 1-2 (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015357].
A. acuminata Franganillo, 1920: 138 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015338].
Miranda zabonica Chamberlin, 1924a: 17, pl. 4, f. 34 (Dmf).
A. brünnichii Spassky, 1925: 15, f. 49 (m).
A. b. Kolosváry, 1931: 1075, pl. 30, f. 6-9 (f).
A. b. Wiehle, 1931: 14, f. 4b, 5a, 11-17 (Dmf).
A. b. Drensky, 1943: 222, f. 3 (mf).
A. b. Bristowe, 1945: 829, f. 1-3 (f).
A. b. Locket & Millidge, 1953: 168, f. 112A-C (mf).
A. b. Cloudsley-Thompson, 1956: 74, f. 1A (f).
A. brünnichi Saito, 1959: 100, f. 117a-f (f).
A. b. Crome & Crome, 1961a: 444, f. 37-42 (f).
A. b. Crome & Crome, 1961b: 190, f. 22-26 (mf).
A. b. Azheganova, 1968: 70, f. 141-143 (mf).
A. b. Levi, 1968a: 334, f. 39-41 (m).
A. b. Tyschchenko, 1971: 190, f. 550 (m).
A. b. Miller, 1971: 201, pl. XXXVII, f. 16 (f).
A. b. Loksa, 1972: 110, f. 100B, 101A-B (mf).
A. b. Bakhvalov, 1974: 108, f. 12-14 (f).
A. b. Yin, 1978: 3, f. 6A-C (f).
A. b. Paik & Namkung, 1979: 42, f. 23 (m).
A. b. Song, 1980: 97, f. 43a-c (f).
A. b. Wang, 1981: 98, f. 39A-C (f).
A. b. Legotai & Sekerskaya, 1982: 50, f. III.21, 25 (mf).
A. b. Levi, 1983: 282, f. 81-86 (mf, S).
A. b. Hu, 1984: 103, f. 99.1-2 (f).
A. b. Roberts, 1985: 222, f. 100c (mf).
A. b. Zhu et al., 1985: 76, f. 63a-c (f).
A. b. Yaginuma, 1986a: 114, f. 69.4 (m).
A. bruennichii Zhang, 1987: 75, f. 59.1-4 (mf).
A. b. Song, 1988: 130, f. 9A-C (mf).
A. b. Legotai & Sekerskaya, 1989: 225, f. LXIX.21, 25 (mf).
A. b. Chikuni, 1989b: 78, f. 47 (mf).
A. b. Hu & Wu, 1989: 98, f. 73.1-3 (mf).
A. bruennichii Feng, 1990: 65, f. 40.1-5 (mf).
A. bruennichii Chen & Gao, 1990: 50, f. 57a-b (mf).
A. b. Chen & Zhang, 1991: 82, f. 72.1-4 (mf).
A. b. Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 80, f. 177 (mf).
A. b. Zhao, 1993: 234, f. 108a-c (f).
A. b. Roberts, 1995: 338, f. (mf).
A. b. Mcheidze, 1997: 252, f. 543-547 (mf).
A. b. Bjørn, 1997: 214, f. 37-42 (mf, S).
A. b. Levy, 1998a: 358, f. 179-187 (mf).
A. b. Yin et al., 1997d: 75, f. 8a-f (mf).
A. b. Roberts, 1998: 350, f. (mf).
A. b. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 261, f. 151J-K, 152O (mf).
A. bruennichii Hu, 2001: 433, f. 279.1-3 (mf).
A. b. Song, Zhu & Chen, 2001: 199, f. 119A-F (mf).
A. b. Namkung, 2002: 274, f. 19.36a-b (mf).
A. b. Kim & Kim, 2002: 193, f. 26, 104, 201-202 (mf).
A. b. Kim & Cho, 2002: 254, f. 601-606 (m).
A. b. Namkung, 2003: 276, f. 19.36a-b (mf).
A. b. Almquist, 2005: 155, f. 164a-d (mf).
A. b. Nessler, Uhl & Schneider, 2007: 2337, f. 1a-g (mf).
A. b. Uhl, Nessler & Schneider, 2007: 400, f. 1A-G, 2A-F, 3A-B, 4A-F (mf).
A. b. Shin, 2007: 156, f. 8A-K (mf).
A. b. Tanikawa, 2007c: 45, f. 19-23, 437-438 (mf).
A. b. Kim, Ki & Park, 2008: 182, f. 5A-D (mf).
A. b. Tanikawa, 2009: 425, f. 26-27 (mf).
A. b. Uhl, Nessler & Schneider, 2010: 77, f. 1A (f).
A. b. Di Pompeo et al., 2011: 206, f. 3, 6a-b (f).
A. b. Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 208, f. 146A-E (mf).
A. b. Jäger, 2012c: 286, f. 37-41 (mf, S).
A. b. Yin et al., 2012: 572, f. 274a-f (mf).
A. b. Vöcking, Uhl & Michalik, 2013: 2, f. 1A-F (f).

mf brunnescentia Strand, 1911....................New Guinea, Bismarck Arch. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015358]
A. avara b. Strand, 1911b: 203 (Df).
A. avara angulicosta Strand, 1911b: 203 (Df).
A. avara ocelligera Strand, 1911b: 203 (Df).
A. avara tristipes Strand, 1911b: 203 (Df).
A. aetherea tangana Strand, 1911b: 204 (Df).
A. lihirica Strand, 1913d: 116 (Df).
A. lihirica Strand, 1915d: 215, pl. 13, f. 14, pl. 16, f. 52 (f).
A. b. Levi, 1983: 310, f. 279-285 (f, Sm, elevated from subspecies).
A. b. Jäger, 2012c: 310, f. 152 (m, S).

f buehleri Schenkel, 1944....................Timor [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015359]
A. bühleri Schenkel, 1944: 184, f. 7a-c (Df).
A. b. Levi, 1983: 276, f. 42-46 (f).

f bullocki Rainbow, 1908....................New South Wales [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015360]
A. bullockii Rainbow, 1908: 46, f. 3 (Df).
A. b. Levi, 1983: 288, f. 120-123 (f).

f caesarea Thorell, 1897....................India, Myanmar, China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015361]
A. c. Thorell, 1897b: 7 (Df).
A. kalimpongensis Sinha, 1952: 77, f. 3a-c (Df).
A. sikkimensis Tikader, 1970: 28, f. 18a-b (Df).
A. kalimpongensis Tikader, 1982a: 125, f. 235-238 (f, S).
A. c. Levi, 1983: 279, f. 56-60 (f, S).
A. c. Yin et al., 1989: 62, f. 2A-C (f).
A. caesares Yin et al., 1997d: 71, f. 5a-f (f).
A. c. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 261, f. 151L-N, 153I (f).

f caledonia Levi, 1983....................New Caledonia, New Hebrides [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015362]
A. c. Levi, 1983: 302, f. 217-221 (Df).

m cameloides Zhu & Song, 1994....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015363]
A. c. Zhu & Song, in Zhu et al., 1994: 33, f. 8A-C (Dm).
A. c. Yin et al., 1997d: 82, f. 14a-c (m).
A. c. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 261, f. 152P, 153J (m).
A. c. Jäger, 2012c: 307, f. 123-125 (m).

mf catenulata (Doleschall, 1859)....................India to Philippines, New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015364]
Epeira c. Doleschall, 1859: 30, pl. 9, f. 1 (Df).
A. opulenta Thorell, 1859: 299 (Df).
Epeira stellata Stoliczka, 1869: 234, pl. 18, f. 6 (Df).
A. pelewensis Keyserling, 1886a: 136, pl. 11, f. 2 (Df).
A. c. Kolosváry, 1931: 1071, pl. 30, f. 5 (f).
A. c. Chrysanthus, 1958a: 240, f. 13-18, 22 (mf).
Metargiope ornatus turricula Marapao, 1965: 47, pl. 3, f. 5-11 (Dmf).
A. c. Yin, 1978: 4, f. 10A-C (f).
A. c. Song, 1980: 101, f. 47a-c (f).
A. c. Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 35, f. 56-58 (f).
A. c. Tikader, 1982a: 121, f. 227-230 (f).
A. ornata turricula Brignoli, 1983c: 243.
A. c. Levi, 1983: 274, f. 36-41 (mf, S).
A. c. Hu, 1984: 103, f. 98.1-3 (f).
A. c. Feng, 1990: 66, f. 41.1-6 (mf).
A. c. Amalin, Barrion & Rueda, 1992: 37, f. 1a-e, 2a-c (mf).
A. c. Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 570, f. 353a-e, 354a-c (mf).
A. c. Yin et al., 1997d: 70, f. 4a-h (mf).
A. c. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 261, f. 151O-P, 152Q, 153K (mf).
A. c. Jäger, 2012c: 282, f. 8-9 (mf).
A. c. Yin et al., 2012: 574, f. 275a-h (mf).

f chloreis Thorell, 1877....................Laos, Sumatra to New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015365]
A. c. Thorell, 1877b: 368 (Df).
A. pumila Thorell, 1890a: 99 (Df).
A. chloreides Chrysanthus, 1961b: 197, f. 5-8 (Df).
A. pumila Chrysanthus, 1961b: 197, f. 10-11 (f).
A. c. Levi, 1983: 292, f. 141-151 (f, S).
A. c. Jäger, 2012c: 296, f. 69-72 (f).

f comorica Bjørn, 1997....................Comoro Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015366]
A. c. Bjørn, 1997: 229, f. 74-78 (Df).

mf coquereli (Vinson, 1863)....................Zanzibar, Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015367]
Epeira coquerelii Vinson, 1863: 201, 312, pl. 8, f. 1 (Df).
A. c. Karsch, 1879a: 339.
A. c. Bjørn, 1997: 217, f. 43-48 (f).
A. c. Jäger, 2012c: 292, f. 61, ph. 25-27 (Dm).

mf dang Jäger & Praxaysombath, 2009....................Thailand, Laos [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:042865]
A. d. Jäger & Praxaysombath, 2009: 36, f. 38-51 (Dmf).
A. d. Jäger & Praxaysombath, 2011b: 25, f. 53-56 (f).
A. d. Jäger, 2012c: 306, f. 121-122 (m).
A. d. Chotwong & Tanikawa, 2013: 2, f. 3, 9-10 (f).

f dietrichae Levi, 1983....................Western Australia, Northern Australia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015368]
A. d. Levi, 1983: 290, f. 136-140 (Df).

mf doboensis Strand, 1911....................Indonesia, New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015369]
A. d. Strand, 1911d: 144, pl. 4, f. 6 (Df).
A. ocyaloides Chrysanthus, 1971: 14, f. 13-16 (f, misidentified).
A. d. Levi, 1983: 290, f. 1-2, 130-135 (mf).

mf doleschalli Thorell, 1873....................Indonesia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045279]
Epeira trifasciata Doleschall, 1857: 416, pl. 1, f. 3 (Df, preoccupied).
A. doleschallii Thorell, 1873: 520 (replacement name).
A. d. Jäger, 2012c: 284, f. 29-31, ph. 15-18 (removed f from S of A. reinwardti, Dm).

mf ericae Levi, 2004....................Brazil, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:040009]
A. e. Levi, 2004: 62, f. 64-73 (Dmf).

mf flavipalpis (Lucas, 1858)....................Africa, Yemen [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015371]
Epeira f. Lucas, 1858: 427 (Df).
A. cuspidata Thorell, 1859: 300 (Df).
A. flavipalpis Brito Capello, 1866: 83, pl. 2, f. 2 (Df).
A. pechuelii Karsch, 1879a: 340 (Df).
A. f. Thorell, 1899: 39 (Dm).
A. pechueli preussi Strand, 1906h: 53 (Df).
A. cuspidata Lessert, 1930: 630, f. 10 (f).
A. f. Caporiacco, 1941b: 72, f. 24a-b (m).
A. f. Edmunds, 1982: 287, f. 5-21 (mf, S).
A. f. Bjørn, 1997: 218, f. 49-53 (mf).
A. f. Jäger, 2012c: 292, f. 62-64, ph. 28-33 (m).

mf florida Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015372]
A. f. Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944: 95, f. 93-97 (Df).
A. f. Levi, 1968a: 344, f. 92-111 (f, Dm).
A. f. Levi, 2004: 56, f. 27-35 (mf).

f halmaherensis Strand, 1907....................Moluccas to New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015373]
A. h. Strand, 1907k: 171, f. 4 (Df).
A. mindiptanensis Chrysanthus, 1961b: 195, f. 1-4 (Df).
A. h. Levi, 1983: 294, f. 173-177 (f, S).

mf hinderlichi Jäger, 2012....................Laos [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045281]
A. h. Jäger, 2012c: 301, f. 89-92, ph. 38-45 (Dmf).

f intricata Simon, 1877....................Philippines [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015374]
A. i. Simon, 1877b: 75 (Df).
A. i. Levi, 1983: 304, f. 233-237 (f).

mf jinghongensis Yin, Peng & Wang, 1994....................China, Laos, Thailand [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015375]
A. j. Yin, Peng & Wang, 1994: 105, f. 6-9 (Dm).
A. j. Yin et al., 1997d: 82, f. 15a-d (m).
A. j. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 260, f. 152R (m).
A. j. Jäger, 2012c: 302, f. 93-107 (m, Df).

mf katherina Levi, 1983....................Northern Australia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015376]
A. k. Levi, 1983: 300, f. 211-216 (Dmf).

mf keyserlingi Karsch, 1878....................Queensland, New South Wales, Lord Howe Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015377]
A. aetherea Keyserling, 1865: 803, pl. 19, f. 1, 2 (f, misidentified).
A. keyserlingii Karsch, 1878c: 789 (Df).
A. k. Bösenberg & Strand, 1906: 199, pl. 11, f. 230 (Df).
A. k. Levi, 1983: 296, f. 194-199 (f, Dm).
A. k. Davies, 1988b: 300, f. 33 (mf).

f kochi Levi, 1983....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015378]
A. k. Levi, 1983: 298, f. 200-204 (Df, possible m-f. 193).

mf legionis Motta & Levi, 2009....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:042501]
A. l. Motta & Levi, 2009: 334, f. 1-10 (Dmf).

mf levii Bjørn, 1997....................Kenya, Tanzania [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015379]
A. l. Bjørn, 1997: 232, f. 13b, 86-92 (Dmf).

mf lobata (Pallas, 1772) *....................Old World [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015380]
Aranea l. Pallas, 1772: 46, pl. 3, f. 14-15 (Df).
Aranea l. Fabricius, 1781: 536 (D).
Aranea argentea Gmelin, 1789: 2954 (D).
Aranea sericea Olivier, 1789: 198 (D).
Aranea l. Olivier, 1789: 232 (D).
Epeira sericea Latreille, 1806: 107 (D).
Epeira sericea Hahn, 1821: 1, pl. 28, f. a (Df).
Segestria dentata Risso, 1826: 161 (D).
Epeira margaritacea Risso, 1826: 170 (D).
A. sericea Audouin, 1826: 334, pl. 2, f. 6 (f).
A. splendida Audouin, 1826: 335, pl. 2, f. 7 (Df).
Argyopes praelautus C. L. Koch, 1838: 36, f. 359 (Df).
Argyopes sericea Eichwald, 1841: 241, pl. 37, f. 4 (f).
Epeira splendida Walckenaer, 1841: 117 (D).
Epeira dentata Walckenaer, 1841: 118 (Df).
Argyopes impudicus L. Koch, 1867c: 857 (Dm).
Argiope l. Thorell, 1873: 520.
A. l. Simon, 1874a: 29, pl. 1, f. 1 (mf).
A. arcuata Simon, 1884q: 343 (Df).
A. l. Chyzer & Kulczyn'ski, 1891: 117, pl. 4, f. 41 (mf).
A. arcuata Pocock, 1900a: 220, f. 70 (f).
A. l. retracta Franganillo, 1918b: 122 (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015381].
A. l. Kolosváry, 1938b: 22, f. 1-5 (f; N.B.: names four additional "forms", without diagnoses).
A. l. Drensky, 1943: 222, f. 3 (m).
A. l. Denis, 1947a: 44, pl. II, f. 5 (f).
A. l. Levi, 1968a: 336, f. 25-38 (mf).
A. l. Loksa, 1972: 110, f. 100A, 101C-D (mf).
A. l. Bakhvalov, 1974: 108, f. 8-10 (mf).
A. arcuata Tikader, 1982a: 115, f. 215-218 (f).
A. l. Levi, 1983: 284, f. 87-97 (mf, S).
A. l. Hu, 1984: 104, f. 100.1-3 (f).
A. l. Hu & Wu, 1989: 98, f. 74.1-3, 75.1-3 (mf).
A. l. Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 80, f. 178 (mf).
A. l. Baldacchino et al., 1993: 52, f. 7c (m).
A. l. Bjørn, 1997: 221, f. 54-61 (mf).
A. l. Scharff & Coddington, 1997: 374, f. 13 (m).
A. l. Levy, 1998a: 350, f. 151-164 (mf).
A. l. Yin et al., 1997d: 84, f. 16a-f (mf).
A. l. Rao et al., 2006b: 51, f. 1-6 (f).
A. l. Uhl, Nessler & Schneider, 2010: 77, f. 1C (f).
A. l. Jäger, 2012c: 288, f. 44-48 (mf).

mf luzona (Walckenaer, 1841)....................Philippines [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015382]
Epeira l. Walckenaer, 1841: 109 (Df).
A. l. Simon, 1877b: 74.
A. l. Levi, 1983: 304, f. 227-232 (f, Dm).
A. l. Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 573, f. 355a-g (f).
A. l. Jäger, 2012c: 304, f. 111-114 (m).

f macrochoera Thorell, 1891....................Nicobar Is., China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015383]
A. m. Thorell, 1891: 50 (Df).
A. m. Levi, 1983: 272, f. 19-23 (f).
A. m. Yin et al., 1989: 63, f. 3A-C (f).
A. m. Yin et al., 1997d: 68, f. 2a-f (f).
A. m. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 261, f. 151Q-S, 153L (f).

mf madang Levi, 1984....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015384]
A. m. Levi, 1984: 249, f. 1-7 (Dmf).

mf magnifica L. Koch, 1871....................Queensland to Solomon Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015385]
A. m. L. Koch, 1871: 27, pl. 2, f. 6 (Df).
A. m. Levi, 1983: 280, f. 73-80 (mf, removed from S of A. aemula).
A. m. Jäger, 2012c: 285, f. 36 (m).

mf mangal Koh, 1991....................Singapore [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015387]
A. m. Koh, 1991: 171, f. 1-8 (Dmf).

mf manila Levi, 1983....................Philippines [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015388]
A. m. Levi, 1983: 272, f. 24-28 (Df).
A. m. Jäger, 2012c: 280, f. 1-2 (Dm).

f mascordi Levi, 1983....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015389]
A. m. Levi, 1983: 296, f. 188-192 (Df, possible m-f. 193).

mf minuta Karsch, 1879....................Bangladesh, East Asia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015390]
A. m. Karsch, 1879g: 67 (Dj).
A. m. Bösenberg & Strand, 1906: 194, pl. 1, f. 16, pl. 11, f. 218, 222 (Dmf).
A. m. Saito, 1933b: 51, pl. 3, f. 36.
Coganargiope m. Nakatsudi, 1942a: 305, f. 5-7 (f).
A. shillongensis Sinha, 1952: 75, f. 1a-c (Df).
A. m. Saito, 1959: 100, text-f. 7.3, f. 116a-c (f).
A. m. Hikichi, 1977: 154, f. 40 (f).
A. m. Yin, 1978: 4, f. 8A-C (f).
A. m. Paik & Namkung, 1979: 43, f. 24.1-2 (mf).
A. m. Song, 1980: 99, f.45a-c (f).
A. m. Wang, 1981: 100, f. 41A-C (f).
A. shillongensis Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 36, f. 59-61 (f).
A. shillongensis Tikader, 1982a: 117, f. 219-222 (f).
A. m. Levi, 1983: 298, f. 205-210 (mf, S).
A. m. Hu, 1984: 105, f. 101 (f).
A. m. Guo, 1985: 61, f. 2-15.1-3 (f).
A. m. Yaginuma, 1986a: 113, f. 59.3 (mf).
A. m. Chikuni, 1989b: 79, f. 50 (mf).
A. m. Feng, 1990: 67, f. 42.1-4 (mf).
A. m. Chen & Gao, 1990: 51, f. 58a-c (mf).
A. m. Chen & Zhang, 1991: 84, f. 74.1-3 (mf).
A. m. Song, Zhu & Li, 1993: 871, f. 36A-C (mf).
A. m. Okuma et al., 1993: 19, f. 14 (f).
A. m. Yin et al., 1997d: 77, f. 10a-f (mf).
A. m. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 261, f. 151T-U, 153A (mf).
A. m. Namkung, 2002: 273, f. 19.35a-b (mf).
A. m. Kim & Kim, 2002: 194, f. 27, 105, 203-204 (mf).
A. m. Kim & Cho, 2002: 255, f. 607-612 (f).
A. m. Namkung, 2003: 275, f. 19.35a-b (mf).
A. m. Shin, 2007: 158, f. 9A-I (mf).
A. m. Tanikawa, 2007c: 47, f. 32-35, 448-449 (mf).
A. m. Tanikawa, 2009: 427, f. 36-37 (mf).
A. m. Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 209, f. 147A-G (mf).
A. m. Jäger, 2012c: 300, f. 88 (m).
A. m. Yin et al., 2012: 575, f. 276a-f, 3-17c (mf).

mf modesta Thorell, 1881....................Borneo to Australia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015391]
A. m. Thorell, 1881: 75 (Df).
A. aetherea keyensis Strand, 1911d: 145 (Df).
A. m. Schenkel, 1944: 182, f. 6a-c (f).
A. m. Levi, 1983: 308, f. 263-270 (f, S, rejected).
A. m. Jäger, 2012c: 308, f. 126-130 (f, Dm, S).

f niasensis Strand, 1907....................Indonesia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015392]
A. n. Strand, 1907k: 162, f. 1-3 (Df).
A. n. Levi, 1983: 294, f. 178-182 (f).

mf ocula Fox, 1938....................China, Taiwan, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015393]
A. o. Fox, 1938b: 364, f. 6 (Df).
A. ohsumiensis Yaginuma, 1967a: 50, 59, f. 1.1-9 (Dmf).
A. ohsumiensis Yaginuma, 1971: 128, f. 107.12-17 (mf).
A. o. Levi, 1983: 272, f. 14-18 (f, Sm).
A. o. Yaginuma, 1986a: 115, f. 59.7 (mf).
A. o. Feng, 1990: 68, f. 43.1-3 (f).
A. o. Chen & Gao, 1990: 51, f. 59 (f).
A. o. Yin et al., 1997d: 67, f. 1a-e (f).
A. o. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 262, f. 151W-X (f).
A. o. Tanikawa, 2007c: 47, f. 36-37, 450-452 (mf).
A. o. Tanikawa, 2009: 427, f. 38-40 (mf).
A. o. Yin et al., 2012: 577, f. 277a-g (mf).

mf ocyaloides L. Koch, 1871....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015394]
A. o. L. Koch, 1871: 30, pl. 2, f. 8 (Df).
A. o. Levi, 1983: 288, f. 124-129 (f, Dm).

f pentagona L. Koch, 1871....................Fiji [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015395]
A. p. L. Koch, 1871: 39, pl. 3, f. 6 (Df).
A. p. Levi, 1983: 313, f. 292-296 (f).

mf perforata Schenkel, 1963....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015396]
A. p. Schenkel, 1963: 135, f. 79a-b (Df).
A. p. Levi, 1983: 293, f. 162-166 (f).
A. p. Wang, 1988: 101, f. 1-3 (Dm).
A. p. Yin et al., 1997d: 78, f. 11a-i (mf).
A. p. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 262, f. 151V, Y-Z, 153B, M (mf).
A. p. Yin et al., 2012: 578, f. 278a-i (mf).

mf picta L. Koch, 1871....................Moluccas to Australia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015397]
A. p. L. Koch, 1871: 33, pl. 3, f. 3 (Df).
A. gorgonea L. Koch, 1871: 35 (Df).
A. principalis L. Koch, 1872a: 207, pl. 18, f. 5 (Df).
A. lugubris L. Koch, 1872a: 209, pl. 18, f. 6-7 (Dmf).
A. p. principalis Thorell, 1881: 65.
A. papuana Workman, 1900: 129 (Df; N.B.: omitted by Roewer and Bonnet).
A. p. Kulczyn'ski, 1910: 391, pl. 17, f. 2 (f).
Gea dubiosa Strand, 1911d: 146, pl. 4, f. 11 (Df).
Chaetargiope p. Kishida, 1936a: 21 (Tf from Argiope).
A. p. Roewer, 1938: 31, f. 20 (f).
A. principalis Roewer, 1938: 32, f. 21 (f).
A. p. Chrysanthus, 1958a: 237, f. 1-6, 19, 21, 23 (f, Dm, S).
A. p. Chrysanthus, 1971: 14 (S A. squallica, rejected).
A. p. Levi, 1983: 317, f. 7-8, 310-316 (mf, S).
A. p. Jäger, 2012c: 313, f. 157-166 (m, S).

mf pictula Strand, 1911....................Sulawesi [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045282]
A. crenulata pictula Strand, 1911b: 203 (Df).
A. boetonica Strand, 1915d: 215, pl. 16, f. 53 (Dm).
A. p. Jäger, 2012c: 308, f. 131-146 (removed f from synonymy of A. modesta, contra Levi, 1983: 308 and Chrysanthus, 1971: 10, Sm).

f ponape Levi, 1983....................Caroline Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015398]
A. p. Levi, 1983: 320, f. 329-333 (Df).

f possoica Merian, 1911....................Sulawesi [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015399]
A. celebesiana p. Merian, 1911: 205 (Df).
A. p. Levi, 1983: 293, f. 157-161 (f, elevated from subspecies).

mf probata Rainbow, 1916....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015400]
A. p. Rainbow, 1916a: 91, pl. 21, f. 13 (Dmf).
A. p. Levi, 1983: 286, f. 107-111 (mf).

mf protensa L. Koch, 1872....................New Guinea, Australia, New Caledonia, New Zealand [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015401]
A. p. L. Koch, 1872a: 211, pl. 18, F. 8 (Df).
A. syrmatica L. Koch, 1872a: 213, pl. 18, f. 9 (Df).
Epeira attenuata Urquhart, 1885: 33, pl. 9, f. 1 (Df).
Arachnura longicauda Urquhart, 1885: 34, pl. 9, f. 2, 10 (Df).
A. multifasciata Thorell, 1892a: 226 (Dj).
A. extensa Rainbow, 1897b: 519, pl. 17, f. 5 (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015370].
A. pallida Rainbow, 1897b: 521, pl. 17, f. 6 (Df).
A. gracilis Rainbow, 1897b: 522, pl. 17, f. 7 (Df; preoccupied by Blackwall, 1866 sub Argyopes).
A. haynesi Hogg, 1914b: 73, pl. 1, f. 3 (Df).
A. gracillima Roewer, 1955c: 742 (replacement name for A. gracilis).
A. p. Main, 1964: 102, f. F-H (f).
A. p. Chrysanthus, 1971: 15, f. 17-19 (f).
A. p. Levi, 1983: 284, f. 98-106 (f, Dm, S).
A. p. Jäger, 2012c: 294, f. 65-67 (m).

mf pulchella Thorell, 1881....................India to China and Indonesia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015402]
A. p. Thorell, 1881: 74 (Df).
A. undulata Thorell, 1887: 154 (Df).
A. p. Thorell, 1887: 158 (Dm).
A. undulata Thorell, 1895: 161 (Dm).
A. p. Gravely, 1921a: 412, f. 3b (f).
A. p. Dyal, 1935: 190, pl. 11, f. 8 (f).
A. p. Tikader, 1970: 27, f. 17a (f).
A. p. Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 37, f. 62-64 (f).
A. p. Tikader, 1982a: 129, f. 243-246 (f).
A. p. Levi, 1983: 304, f. 238-250 (mf, S).
A. p. Yin et al., 1989: 64, f. 4A-F (mf).
A. p. Yin et al., 1997d: 85, f. 17a-i (mf).
A. p. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 262, f. 152A-C, 153C, N (mf).
A. p. Jäger & Praxaysombath, 2009: 38, f. 52-68, 74 (mf; N.B.: may be a junior S of A. versicolor).
A. p. Jäger, 2012c: 304, f. 115-118 (m).

mf pulchelloides Yin et al., 1989....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015403]
A. p. Yin et al., 1989: 64, f. 5A-G (Dmf).
A. p. Chen & Gao, 1990: 52, f. 60a-g (mf).
A. p. Yin et al., 1997d: 86, f. 18a-i (mf).
A. p. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 262, f. 152D-F, 153D, O (mf).
A. p. Jäger, 2012c: 306, f. 119-120 (m).

mf radon Levi, 1983....................Northern Australia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015404]
A. r. Levi, 1983: 318, f. 317-323 (Dmf).

mf ranomafanensis Bjørn, 1997....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015405]
A. r. Bjørn, 1997: 235, f. 93-98 (Dmf).

mf reinwardti (Doleschall, 1859)....................Malaysia to New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015406]
A. concinna Thorell, 1881: 71 (Df).
A. fasciata Keyserling, 1886a: 133 (Df).
A. r. Simon, 1895a: 765, f. 841-842.
A. r. Workman, 1896: 29, pl. 29 (f).
A. barbipoda Strand, 1911d: 144, pl. 5, f. 44 (Dj).
A. celebesiana Merian, 1911: 203, pl. 9, f. 1-3 (Df).
A. aetherea confusa Kulczyn'ski, 1911c: 475 (D).
A. aetherea coniuncta Kulczyn'ski, 1911c: 475 (D).
A. r. Roewer, 1938: 35, f. 24 (f).
A. r. Chrysanthus, 1971: 15, f. 20-22 (f).
A. r. Chrysanthus, 1972: 156, f. 1-4 (Dm).
A. r. Levi, 1983: 276, f. 47-55 (mf, S).
A. r. Jäger, 2012c: 283, f. 15-28, ph. 8-14 (mf).

f reinwardti sumatrana (Hasselt, 1882)....................Sumatra [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015407]
A. doleschallii s. Hasselt, 1882: 18 (Df).

m sapoa Barrion & Litsinger, 1995....................Philippines [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015408]
A. s. Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 577, f. 358a-e (Dm).

mf sector (Forsskål, 1776)....................North Africa, Middle East, Cape Verde Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015410]
Aranea s. Forsskål, 1776: 7, pl. 25, f. C (Df).
Plectana s. Walckenaer, 1841: 200.
Argyopes clarkii Blackwall, 1865a: 98 (Df).
Argyopes sericea caboverdiana Brito Capello, 1866: 80 (Df).
A. lordii O. P.-Cambridge, 1870e: 820, pl. 50, f. 1 (Df).
A. fissiloba L. Koch, 1875b: 15, pl. 2, f. 1 (Df).
A. clarki Simon, 1890a: 101.
A. lordii Simon, 1894a: 760, f. 836-837.
A. clarki Pocock, 1903g: 188, pl. 14, f. 3 (f, Dm).
A. obscuripes Strand, 1906b: 618 (Df).
A. s. Simon, 1909c: 39.
A. clarki Denis, 1947a: 43, pl. II, f. 4 (f).
A. s. Bjørn, 1997: 224, f. 2, 14a-c, 62-67 (mf, S).
A. clarki Levy, 1998a: 354, f. 165-168 (mf).
A. s. Jäger, 2012c: 290, f. 54-58 (m).

m squallica Strand, 1915....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045283]
A. s. Strand, 1915d: 216, pl. 16, f. 54 (Dm).
A. s. Jäger, 2012c: 311, f. 153-154 (removed m from synonymy of A. brunnescentia Strand, 1911, contra Levi, 1983: 310 and Chrysanthus, 1971: 14).

mf submaronica Strand, 1916....................Mexico to Bolivia, Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045280]
A. s. Strand, 1916b: 105 (Df).
A. savignyi Levi, 1968a: 350, f. 154-169 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015409].
A. savignyi Levi, 2002: 553, f. 238 (m).
A. savignyi Levi, 2004: 61, f. 55-63 (mf).
A. s. Jäger, 2012c: 298, f. 83 (removed f from synonymy of A. argentata, contra Levi, 1968a: 346, and Bonnet, Sm).

f takum Chrysanthus, 1971....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015411]
A. t. Chrysanthus, 1971: 17, f. 23-25 (Df).
A. t. Levi, 1983: 296, f. 183-187 (f).

mf tapinolobata Bjørn, 1997....................Senegal, Namibia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015412]
A. t. Bjørn, 1997: 231, f. 80-85 (Df).
A. t. Jäger, 2012c: 291, f. 59-60, ph. 22-24 (f, Dm).

f taprobanica Thorell, 1887....................Sri Lanka [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015413]
A. t. Thorell, 1887: 164 (Df).
A. t. Levi, 1983: 302, f. 222-226 (f).

mf trifasciata (Forsskål, 1775)....................Cosmopolitan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015415]
Aranea t. Forsskål, 1775: 86 (D).
Aranea t. Forsskål, 1776: 7, pl. 24, f. E (Df).
Aranea fastuosa Olivier, 1789: 202 (D).
A. aurelia Audouin, 1826: 331, pl. 2, f. 5 (Dmf).
Epeira webbii Lucas, 1838: 38, pl. 6, f. 5 (Df).
Epeira nephoda Walckenaer, 1841: 74 (Df).
Epeira aurelia Walckenaer, 1841: 107.
Epeira latreilla Walckenaer, 1841: 108 (Df).
Epeira mauricia Walckenaer, 1841: 108 (Df).
Epeira fastuosa Walckenaer, 1841: 109 (Dm).
Epeira argyraspides Walckenaer, 1841: 110 (Df).
Epeira fasciata Hentz, 1847: 468, pl. 30, f. 8 (Df).
Epeira flavipes Nicolet, 1849: 493 (Df).
A. avara Thorell, 1859: 299 (Df).
Epeira latreilla Vinson, 1863: 194, 311 (D).
Epeira mauritia Vinson, 1863: 194, 311, pl. 8, f. 2 (f).
Nephila aurelia Blackwall, 1867b: 210.
A. plana L. Koch, 1867b: 181 (Df).
A. plana L. Koch, 1871: 31, pl. 3, f. 1 (f).
A. t. Thorell, 1873: 519.
A. sticticalis O. P.-Cambridge, 1876b: 576 (Df).
Argyopes indecissa Holmberg, 1876: 19 (Df).
A. hentzi Thorell, 1878b: 295.
A. fasciata McCook, 1882: 256.
A. mauricia Hasselt, 1882: 18.
A. transversa Emerton, 1884: 330, pl. 34, f. 20, pl. 28, f. 15-18 (Dmf).
A. t. Keyserling, 1886a: 133, pl. 10, f. 5 (m).
A. argyraspis McCook, 1894: 219, pl. 15, f. 7-12, pl. 16, f. 3, 4 (Dmf).
A. avara McCook, 1894: 222, pl. 14, f. 1 (f).
A. avara Simon, 1900a: 476 (Dm).
A. transversa Emerton, 1902: 197, f. 455-458 (mf).
Metargiope t. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1903a: 451, pl. 43, f. 2-3 (mf).
A. fastuosa Banks, 1909b: 161.
Metargiope t. Tullgren, 1910: 156, pl. 4, f. 93 (f).
A. t. Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 239, f. 87-89 (mf).
A. simplex Badcock, 1932: 17, f. 12 (Df).
Metargyope t. Lawrence, 1936: 152.
Austrargiope plana Kishida, 1936a: 17 (Tmf from Argiope).
A. abalosi Mello-Leitão, 1942b: 399 (Df).
A. seminola Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944: 96, f. 98-102 (Dmf).
A. stenogastra Mello-Leitão, 1945b: 235 (Df).
A. t. Kaston, 1948: 222, f. 697-699, 722-723 (mf).
Brachygea platycephala Caporiacco, 1947a: 24 (Dm).
Brachygea platycephala Caporiacco, 1948a: 653, f. 61 (m).
A. pradhani Sinha, 1952: 76, f. 2a-c (Df).
A. t. Bücherl, 1959: 297, f. 22 (f).
A. t. Main, 1964: 102, f. A-C (f).
A. t. Shear, 1967: 9, f. 22-23 (m).
A. t. Hickman, 1967: 59, f. 103 (f).
A. t. Levi, 1968a: 340, f. 58-72, 74-91 (mf, S).
A. avara Chrysanthus, 1971: 12, f. 9-12 (f).
A. t. Chrysanthus, 1972: 156 (S).
A. pradhani Tikader, 1982a: 123, f. 231-234 (f).
A. t. Levi, 1983: 286, f. 11, 112-119 (mf, S).
A. t. Roberts, 1983: 250, f. 124-132 (mf).
A. t. Feng, 1990: 69, f. 44.1-4 (f).
A. t. Breene et al., 1993: 101, f. 148A-C (mf).
A. t. Bjørn, 1997: 226, f. 5, 68-73 (mf).
A. t. Levy, 1998a: 355, f. 169-178 (mf).
A. t. Yin et al., 1997d: 76, f. 8a-c (f).
A. t. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 262, f. 152G-H, 154A (f).
A. t. Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 45, f. 299-301 (mf).
A. t. Dondale et al., 2003: 157, f. 329-335 (mf).
A. t. Levi, 2004: 54, f. 18-26 (mf).
A. t. Saaristo, 2010: 48, f. 4.72-76 (mf).
A. t. Di Pompeo et al., 2011: 206, f. 1, 4, 5a-b (f).
A. t. Jäger, 2012c: 294, f. 68 (m).

?? trifasciata deserticola Simon, 1906....................Sudan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015416]
A. t. d. Simon, 1906a: 1162 (D; N.B.: omitted by Roewer)

f trifasciata kauaiensis Simon, 1900....................Hawaii [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015417]
A. avara k. Simon, 1900a: 477 (Df).

f truk Levi, 1983....................Caroline Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015418]
A. t. Levi, 1983: 320, f. 324-328 (Df).

mf versicolor (Doleschall, 1859)....................China to Java [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015419]
Epeira v. Doleschall, 1859: 31, pl. 9, f. 10 (Df).
A. succincta L. Koch, 1871: 35 (Df).
A. v. Thorell, 1890a: 95 (Dm).
A. v. Workman, 1896: 28, pl. 28 (f).
A. succincta Pocock, 1897c: 598, pl. 25, f. 7 (f).
A. v. Levi, 1983: 305, f. 3-4, 251-262 (mf).
A. v. Yin et al., 1989: 65, f. 6A-F (mf).
A. v. Chen & Gao, 1990: 53, f. 61a-e (mf).
A. v. Yin et al., 1997d: 88, f. 19a-i (mf).
A. v. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 262, f. 152I-K, 153E, 154B (mf).
A. v. Jäger & Praxaysombath, 2009: 38, f. 69-73 (mf).

f vietnamensis Ono, 2010....................Vietnam [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043285]
A. v. Ono, 2010b: 8, f. 10, 24-27 (Df).