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

Family: ARANEIDAE

Gen. Bertrana Keyserling, 1884 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01449]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Diotherisoma Caporiacco, 1947a: 25, type D. strandi Caporiacco, 1947 by Levi, in Coddington, 1986: 6.

Transferred to other genera:
B. errans (Roewer, 1942) -- see Metazygia.
B. erratica (Keyserling, 1883) -- see Metazygia.
B. farri Archer, 1958 -- see Lewisepeira.

In synonymy:
B. flavosellata Simon, 1893 = B. elinguis (Keyserling, 1883) (Levi, 1989: 88).
B. hieroglyphica Petrunkevitch, 1925 = B. striolata Keyserling, 1884 (Levi, 1989: 84).
B. strandi (Caporiacco, 1947) = B. striolata Keyserling, 1884 (Levi, 1989: 84).

f abbreviata (Keyserling, 1879)....................Colombia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015462]
Singa a. Keyserling, 1879: 301, pl. 4, f. 5 (Df).
Singa a. Keyserling, 1893: 287, pl. 15, f. 212 (f).
Araneus abbreviatus Petrunkevitch, 1911: 276.
Singa a. Levi, 1972a: 230 (considered as Theridiosomatidae incertae sedis).
B. a. Levi, 1989: 91, f. 31-34 (Tf from Singa).

f arena Levi, 1989....................Costa Rica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015463]
B. a. Levi, 1989: 93, f. 44-46 (Df).

f benuta Levi, 1994....................Colombia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015464]
B. b. Levi, 1994: 230, f. 1-6 (Df).

f elinguis (Keyserling, 1883)....................Ecuador, Peru, Brazil, French Guyana [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015465]
Epeira e. Keyserling, 1883a: 198, pl. 15, f. 4 (Df).
Epeira e. Keyserling, 1892: 151, pl. 8, f. 111 (f).
B. flavosellata Simon, 1893d: 326 (Df).
Araneus e. Petrunkevitch, 1911: 291.
B. e. Levi, 1989: 88, f. 25-30 (Tf from Araneus, S).
B. e. Dierkens, 2012a: 27, f. 2-3, 25 (m).

mf laselva Levi, 1989....................Costa Rica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015466]
B. l. Levi, 1989: 91, f. 35-40 (Dmf).

f nancho Levi, 1989....................Peru [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015467]
B. n. Levi, 1989: 92, f. 41-43 (Df).

mf planada Levi, 1989....................Colombia, Ecuador [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015468]
B. p. Levi, 1989: 94, f. 47-50 (Dmf).

f poa Levi, 1994....................Ecuador [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015469]
B. p. Levi, 1994: 232, f. 7-11 (Df).

mf rufostriata Simon, 1893....................Venezuela, Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015470]
B. r. Simon, 1893d: 325 (Df).
B. r. Levi, 1989: 87, f. 19-24 (f, Dm).

mf striolata Keyserling, 1884 *....................Costa Rica to Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015471]
B. s. Keyserling, 1884b: 654, pl. 21, f. 6 (Df).
B. s. Keyserling, 1893: 310, pl. 16, f. 229 (f).
B. hieroglyphica Petrunkevitch, 1925a: 113, f. 22-28 (Dm).
Diotherisoma strandi Caporiacco, 1947a: 25 (Df).
Diotherisoma strandi Caporiacco, 1948a: 664, f. 74 (f).
B. hieroglyphica Chickering, 1963d: 129, f. 1-4 (m, Df).
B. s. Levi, 1989: 84, f. 11-18 (f, Sm).
B. s. Levi, 2002: 545, f. 167-170, 303-304 (mf).

m urahua Levi, 1994....................Ecuador [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015472]
B. u. Levi, 1994: 232, f. 12-14 (Dm).

mf vella Levi, 1989....................Panama, Colombia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015473]
B. v. Levi, 1989: 96, f. 51-55 (Dmf).