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

Family: ARANEIDAE

Gen. Gasteracantha Sundevall, 1833 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01484]

N.B.: not a senior synonym of Aetrocantha Karsch, 1879, Isoxya Simon, 1885, or Acrosomoides Simon, 1887 (Benoit, 1962a: 14, 43, 45); or of Actinacantha Simon, 1864, Macracantha Simon, 1864, Augusta O. P.-Cambridge, 1877, Thelacantha van Hasselt, 1882, Afracantha Dahl, 1914, Austracantha Dahl, 1914, Hypsacantha Dahl, 1914 or Togacantha Dahl, 1914 (Emerit, 1974: 28-31, contra Benoit, 1962a: 14); considered a senior synonym of Paurotylus Tullgren, 1910 (transferred here from the Theridiidae by Levi & Levi, 1962: 25) by Emerit, 1982c: 458, contra Benoit, 1964a: 47, who considered that genus a junior synonym of Aetrocantha Karsch, 1879 instead; considered a senior synonym of Bunocrania Thorell, 1878 by Levi, 1996b: 140.

Transferred to other genera:
G. acrosomoides O. P.-Cambridge, 1879 -- see Acrosomoides.
G. arcuata (Fabricius, 1793) -- see Macracantha.
G. astrigera L. Koch, 1871 -- see Austracantha.
G. batesi Pocock, 1899 -- see Afracantha.
G. brevispina (Doleschall, 1857) -- see Thelacantha.
G. camerunensis Thorell, 1899 -- see Afracantha.
G. cicatricosa C. L. Koch, 1844 -- see Isoxya.
G. cowani Butler, 1882 -- see Isoxya.
G. crucimaculata Dahl, 1914 -- see Hypsacantha.
G. falkensteini (Karsch, 1879) -- see Aetrocantha.
G. formosana Saito, 1933 -- see Thelacantha.
G. galeata (Simon, 1887) -- see Aetrocantha.
G. globulata (Walckenaer, 1841) -- see Actinacantha.
G. glyphica Guérin, 1839 -- see Augusta.
G. linnaei (Walckenaer, 1841) -- see Acrosomoides.
G. minax Thorell, 1859 -- see Austracantha.
G. mucronota (Walckenaer, 1841) -- see Isoxya.
G. nigromutica Caporiacco, 1939 -- see Isoxya.
G. nordviei Strand, 1913 (removed from S of G. simoni) -- see Togacantha.
G. nossibeana Strand, 1915 -- see Madacantha.
G. penizoides (Simon, 1887) -- see Isoxya.
G. reuteri Lenz, 1886 -- see Isoxya.
G. sagaensis Bösenberg & Strand, 1906 -- see Phoroncidia under Theridiidae.
G. sola Saito, 1933 -- see Thelacantha.
G. somalica Caporiacco, 1940 -- see Isoxya.
G. sparsa Saito, 1933 -- see Thelacantha.
G. stuhlmanni Bösenberg & Lenz, 1895 -- see Isoxya.
G. tabulata Thorell, 1859 -- see Isoxya.
G. testudinaria Simon, 1901 -- see Isoxya.
G. testudinaria benina Strand, 1913 -- see Isoxya.
G. tetraedra (Walckenaer, 1841) -- see Acrosomoides.
G. tuberifera Dahl, 1914 -- see Isoxya.

In synonymy:
G. cancriformis unicolor Taczanowski, 1879 = G. cancriformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Levi, 1978a: 438).
G. comstocki Mello-Leitão, 1917 = G. cancriformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Levi, 1996b: 142).
G. crucigera melanotica Kulczyn'ski, 1911 = G. crucigera Bradley, 1877 (Chrysanthus, 1971: 44).
G. crucigera tenuiscapus Kulczyn'ski, 1911 = G. crucigera Bradley, 1877 (Chrysanthus, 1971: 44).
G. depressa (Tullgren, 1910) = G. milvoides Butler, 1873 (Emerit, 1982c: 458).
G. importuna O. P.-Cambridge, 1879 = G. sanguinolenta C. L. Koch, 1844 (Benoit, 1962a: 64).
G. impotens Gerstäcker, 1873 (removed from S of G. versicolor) = G. sanguinolenta C. L. Koch, 1844 (Benoit, 1962a: 64).
G. insulana Thorell, 1859 (removed from S of G. servillei) = G. cancriformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Levi, 1978a: 437).
G. kochi Butler, 1873 (removed from S of G. servillei) = G. cancriformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Levi, 1978a: 438).
G. macrura Pocock, 1898 (removed from S of G. sanguinolenta) = G. milvoides Butler, 1873 (Benoit, 1962a: 59).
G. mammosa C. L. Koch, 1844 = G. cancriformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Benoit, 1964a: 49).
G. mascula Strand, 1915 = G. cancriformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Levi, 1996b: 142).
G. nabona Chamberlin, 1924 = G. kuhli C. L. Koch, 1837 (Fox, 1938b: 365).
G. nigripes Simon, 1881 = G. rhomboidea madagascariensis Vinson, 1863 (Benoit, 1964a: 50).
G. occidentalis Dahl, 1914 = G. sanguinolenta C. L. Koch, 1844 (Benoit, 1962a: 64).
G. scintillans concolor Rainbow, 1913 = G. scintillans Butler, 1873 (Chrysanthus, 1971: 45).
G. sepulchralis Simon, 1881 = G. rhomboidea madagascariensis Vinson, 1863 (Benoit, 1964a: 50).
G. servillei (Guérin, 1825) = G. cancriformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Levi, 1996b: 140).
G. servillei joinvillensis Strand, 1915 = G. cancriformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Levi, 1996b: 142).
G. sodalis O. P.-Cambridge, 1898 = G. sanguinolenta C. L. Koch, 1844 (Benoit, 1964a: 50).
G. tetracantha (Linnaeus, 1767) = G. cancriformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Levi, 1996b: 140).
G. versicolor nigristerna Caporiacco, 1941 = G. versicolor (Walckenaer, 1841) (Benoit, 1962a: 61).

Nomen dubium:
G. trigona Giebel, 1863: 311 (Java) -- Roewer, 1955c: 1514.

Nomina nuda:
G. cancriformis alba Franganillo, 1936c: 96.
G. cancriformis aurata Franganillo, 1926a: 57.
G. cancriformis nigra Franganillo, 1926a: 57.

f aciculata (Pocock, 1899)....................New Britain [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016002]
Actinacantha a. Pocock, 1899f: 107, pl. 10, f. 5 (Df).
G. a. Dahl, 1914: 248.

f acutispina Dahl, 1914....................Sulawesi [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016003]
G. a. Dahl, 1914: 246, f. 17 (Df).

f audouini Guérin, 1838....................Sumatra, Timor, Amboina, Philippines [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016004]
G. audouinii Guérin, 1838b: 55 (Df).
Plectana transversalis Walckenaer, 1841: 165 (Df).
Plectana bleekeri Doleschall, 1857: 423 (Df).
G. pseudoflava Simon, 1877c: 228, pl. 3, f. 4 (Df).
G. bleekeri Thorell, 1878b: 11.
G. bleekeri retrorsa Thorell, 1878b: 12 (Df).
G. retrorsa Thorell, 1881: 6.
G. pseudoflava Simon, 1895a: 839, f. 888 (f).
G. a. Dahl, 1914: 284.

f aureola Mi & Peng, 2013....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:046546]
G. a. Mi & Peng, 2013b: 795, f. 1-5 (Df).

f beccarii Thorell, 1877....................Sulawesi [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016005]
G. b. Thorell, 1877b: 347 (Df).
Plectana b. Thorell, 1890a: 68.
G. b. Dahl, 1914: 245.

m biloba (Thorell, 1878)....................Moluccas, Amboina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016006]
Bunocrania b. Thorell, 1878b: 25 (Dj)
Bunocrania b. Thorell, 1898: 374 (Dm).

mf cancriformis (Linnaeus, 1758) *....................New World [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016007]
Aranea c. Linnaeus, 1758: 624 (Df).
Aranea tetracantha Linnaeus, 1767: 1037 (Df).
Aranea conchata Slabber, 1769: 3 (D).
Aranea tetracantha Pallas, 1772: 49, pl. 3, f. 16-17 (f).
Aranea hexacantha Fabricius, 1787: 344 (Df).
Epeira lata Walckenaer, 1805: 66.
Epeira servillei Guérin, 1825: 263 (Df).
G. c. Sundevall, 1833b: 14.
Acrosoma hexacantha Hahn, 1834: 17, f. 106 (f, misidentified).
G. c. C. L. Koch, 1837a: 21, f. 263 (f).
G. hexacantha C. L. Koch, 1837a: 31, f. 268 (f, misidentified).
G. velitaris C. L. Koch, 1837a: 33, f. 269 (Df).
Plectana c. Walckenaer, 1841: 151.
Plectana velitaris Walckenaer, 1841: 152.
Plectana hexacantha Walckenaer, 1841: 152.
Plectana elipsoides Walckenaer, 1841: 155 (Df).
Plectana quinqueserrata Walckenaer, 1841: 157 (Df).
Plectana sexserrata Walckenaer, 1841: 157 (Df).
Plectana triserrata Walckenaer, 1841: 158 (Df).
Plectana servillei Walckenaer, 1841: 159.
Plectana lata Walckenaer, 1841: 165 (Df).
Plectana atlantica Walckenaer, 1841: 167 (Df).
G. rubiginosa C. L. Koch, 1844: 55, f. 878 (Df).
G. picea C. L. Koch, 1844: 61, f. 882 (Df).
G. mammosa C. L. Koch, 1844: 57, f. 879 (Df).
G. quadridens C. L. Koch, 1844: 59, f. 880 (Df).
G. pallida C. L. Koch, 1844: 60, f. 881 (Df).
Epeira cancer Hentz, 1850: 23, pl. 3, f. 13 (Df).
G. moesta Thorell, 1859: 301 (Dj).
G. insulana Thorell, 1859: 302 (Df).
G. hilaris Thorell, 1859: 302 (Df).
G. columbiae Giebel, 1863: 312 (Df).
G. kochii Butler, 1873a: 169 (Df).
Dicantha lata Butler, 1873a: 175.
Micrathena triserrata Butler, 1873a: 429.
G. oldendorffii Holmberg, 1876: 21 (Df).
G. insulana Butler, 1877: 76, pl. 13, f. 1 (f).
G. canestrinii O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 282, pl. 26, f. 2 (Dj).
G. callida O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 284, pl. 26, f. 7 (Df).
G. raimondii Taczanowski, 1879: 106, pl. 1, f. 25-26 (Df).
G. raimondii unicolor Taczanowski, 1879: 107 (Df).
G. proboscidea Taczanowski, 1879: 108, pl. 1, f. 27 (Df).
G. rufospinosa Marx, 1886: 25, f. a-f (Df).
G. hexacantha Keyserling, 1892: 1, pl. 1, f. 1 (f, misidentified).
G. maura McCook, 1894: 210, pl. 13, f. 12 (Df).
G. c. McCook, 1894: 211, pl. 14, f. 9 (f).
G. elliptica Gétaz, 1893: 105 (Df).
G. pallida McCook, 1894: 209, pl. 14, f. 8 (f).
G. preciosa McCook, 1894: 211, pl. 14, f. 7 (Df).
G. c. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901b: 329, pl. 7, f. 11 (f).
G. canestrinii F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901b: 330, pl. 7, f. 10 (Df).
G. kochii F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901b: 331, pl. 7, f. 10 (f).
G. c. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1904: 525, pl. 51, f. 14 (f).
G. kochii F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1904: 525, pl. 51, f. 15 (f).
G. biolleyi Banks, 1905b: 20, f. 3 (Df).
G. c. Dahl, 1914: 263.
G. servillei Dahl, 1914: 264.
G. tetracantha Dahl, 1914: 265.
G. kochi joinvillensis Strand, 1916b: 118 (Df).
G. mascula Strand, 1916b: 119 (Dm).
G. comstocki Mello-Leitão, 1917a: 93 (Df).
Vibradellus carolinus Chamberlin, 1925d: 214 (Dm).
G. c. Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 249, f. 103 (mf).
G. tetracantha Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 253, f. 104-107 (f, Dm).
G. c. Archer, 1941b: 23, pl. IV, f. 3, 5 (mf).
G. c. Benoit, 1964a: 49 (S).
G. c. Levi, 1978a: 437, f. 69-84 (mf, S).
G. c. Levi, 1978b: 11, f. 15-17 (m).
G. tetracantha Wunderlich, 1986: 217, f. 218 (m).
G. c. Levi, 1996b: 140, f. 292-312 (mf, S).
G. c. Levi, 2002: 553, f. 251-252 (m).
G. c. Álvarez-Padilla & Hormiga, 2011: 846, f. 133E, 136A (f).

mf cancriformis gertschi Archer, 1941....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016008]
G. c. g. Archer, 1941b: 24, pl. IV, f. 6 (Dmf; probably not valid, per Brignoli, 1983c: 245).

f clarki Emerit, 1974....................Seychelles [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016009]
G. c. Emerit, 1974: 101, f. 42, 43A-B (Df).

f clavatrix (Walckenaer, 1841)....................Lombok, Sulawesi, Mentawai Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016010]
Plectana c. Walckenaer, 1841: 186 (Df).
G. c. Thorell, 1877b: 349.
G. claveata O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 289, pl. 27, f. 17 (Df).
G. claveata Pocock, 1897c: 603, pl. 25, f. 5 (f).
G. c. Dahl, 1914: 244.

f clavigera Giebel, 1863....................Thailand, Philippines, Sulawesi [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016011]
G. c. Giebel, 1863: 307 (Df).
G. nigrisparsa Butler, 1873a: 154, pl. 4, f. 11 (Df).
G. scoparia Simon, 1877b: 68, pl. 3, f. 1 (Df).
G. scoparia Simon, 1895a: 839, f. 889 (f).
G. c. Dahl, 1914: 244.

mf crucigera Bradley, 1877....................Malaysia, Java, Borneo, New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016012]
G. c. Bradley, 1877: 138, pl. 1, f. 1 (Df).
G. crepidiphora O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 287, pl. 27, f. 14 (Df).
G. similis Kulczyn'ski, 1911c: 497, pl. 20, f. 65, 70 (Df).
G. c. Kulczyn'ski, 1911c: 494, pl. 20, f. 64, 69 (f, Dm).
G. crepidiphora Kulczyn'ski, 1911c: 496, pl. 20, f. 66, 71 (f).
G. similis tenuiscapus Kulczyn'ski, 1911c: 498 (Df).
G. similis melanotica Kulczyn'ski, 1911d: 123 (Df).
G. c. Dahl, 1914: 247.
G. c. Chrysanthus, 1971: 44, f. 94-96 (f, S).

mf curvispina (Guérin, 1837)....................West, Central Africa, Bioko [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016013]
Epeira c. Guérin, 1837: 8, pl. 2, f. 8 (Df).
Plectana c. Walckenaer, 1841: 154.
G. walckenaeri Lucas, 1858: 49, 425, pl. 12, f. 7 (Df).
G. vaccula Thorell, 1859: 301 (Df).
G. retracta Butler, 1873a: 157, pl. 4, f. 12 (Df).
G. dahomensis Karsch, 1884b: 70 (Df).
G. c. Simon, 1907d: 300 (Dm).
G. c. Dahl, 1914: 266, f. 13 (f).
G. c. Benoit & Emerit, 1975: 328, f. 15-16 (m).
G. c. Emerit, 1982c: 458, 465, pl. 1, f. A, D, F-G (m).

f curvistyla Dahl, 1914....................Togian Is., near Sulawesi [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016014]
G. c. Dahl, 1914: 245, f. 16 (Df).

f cuspidata C. L. Koch, 1837....................Malaysia, Nicobar Is., Java [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016015]
G. c. C. L. Koch, 1837a: 22, f. 264 (Df).
Plectana c. Walckenaer, 1841: 154.

f dalyi Pocock, 1900....................India, Pakistan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016016]
G. d. Pocock, 1900a: 232 (Df).
G. d. Tikader, 1982a: 67, f. 135-138 (f).

f diadesmia Thorell, 1887....................India to Philippines [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016017]
G. diadesmia Thorell, 1887: 225 (Df; cited under G. panisicea in Roewer).
G. d. Tikader, 1982a: 61, f. 123-126 (f).
G. d. Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 557, f. 343a-f, 344a-i (f).
G. d. Yin et al., 1997d: 95, f. 24a-c (f).
G. d. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 281, f. 168C-D, P (f).

f diardi (Lucas, 1835)....................China, Thailand, Malaysia, Borneo, Sunda Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016018]
Epeira d. Lucas, 1835a: 70, pl. 149, f. 4 (Df).
G. fornicata C. L. Koch, 1837a: 18, f. 261 (f, misidentified).
G. obliqua C. L. Koch, 1844: 64, f. 884 (Df).
Plectana acuminata Doleschall, 1859: 42, pl. 12, f. 1 (Df).
G. varia Thorell, 1859: 301 (Df).
G. unguicornis Butler, 1873a: 159, pl. 4, f. 13 (Df).
G. consanguinea Butler, 1873a: 159 (Df).
G. dicallina Butler, 1873a: 160, pl. 4, f. 1 (Df).
G. sumatrana Butler, 1873a: 162, pl. 4, f. 3 (Df).
G. pavesi O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 282, pl. 26, f. 4 (Df).
G. fornicata bubula Thorell, 1890a: 49 (Df).
G. montana Thorell, 1890a: 53 (Df).
G. fornicata jalorensis Simon, 1901k: 60 (Df).
G. bouchardi Simon, 1903h: 302 (Df).
G. marsdeni Simon, 1903h: 302 (Df).
G. marsdeni punctisternis Strand, 1906d: 264 (Df).
G. fornicata olivacea Strand, 1907m: 424 (Df).
G. d. Dahl, 1914: 285.
G. d. Kolosváry, 1931: 1057, pl. 30, f. 1 (f).

f doriae Simon, 1877....................Singapore, Sumatra, Borneo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016019]
G. d. Simon, 1877c: 232, pl. 3, f. 3 (Df).
G. harpax O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 284, pl. 26, f. 9 (Df).
G. d. Workman & Workman, 1892: 7, pl. 7 (f).
G. kulczynskii Strand, 1906d: 266 (Df).
G. fornicata hundeshageni Strand, 1907k: 195 (Df).
G. d. Dahl, 1914: 277.

f falcicornis Butler, 1873....................Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016020]
G. f. Butler, 1873a: 158, pl. 4, f. 10 (Df).
G. toxotes Gerstäcker, 1873: 489 (Df).
G. resupinata Gerstäcker, 1873: 490, pl. 18, f. 8 (Df).
G. petersii Karsch, 1878a: 322, pl. 1, f. 6 (Df).
G. falciformis Simon, 1895a: 840 (lapsus).
G. f. Dahl, 1914: 276.
G. f. Emerit, 1974: 107, f. 46D-F (f).

f fasciata Guérin, 1838....................New Guinea, Guam [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016021]
G. f. Guérin, 1838b: 53 (Df).
Plectana variegata Walckenaer, 1841: 160 (Df).
G. variegata L. Koch, 1871: 2.
G. f. Dahl, 1914: 282.
G. f. Chrysanthus, 1971: 49, f. 112-113 (f).

f flava Nicolet, 1849....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016022]
G. f. Nicolet, 1849: 476 (Df).

f fornicata (Fabricius, 1775)....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016023]
Aranea f. Fabricius, 1775: 435 (Df).
G. vittata L. Koch, 1871: 2, pl. 1, f. 1 (Df).
G. bradleyi Thorell, 1881: 12 (Df).
G. f. Dahl, 1914: 280.

f frontata Blackwall, 1864....................India, Myanmar, Thailand, Flores, Borneo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016024]
G. f. Blackwall, 1864b: 40 (Df).
G. f. O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 283, pl. 26, f. 5 (f).
G. flebilis O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 284, pl. 26, f. 8 (Df).
G. f. Dahl, 1914: 283.

f gambeyi Simon, 1877....................New Caledonia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016025]
G. g. Simon, 1877c: 236, pl. 3, f. 5 (Df).

mf geminata (Fabricius, 1798)....................India, Sri Lanka [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016026]
Aranea g. Fabricius, 1798: 292 (Df).
G. g. C. L. Koch, 1837a: 16, f. 260 (f).
Plectana g. Walckenaer, 1841: 158.
G. connata Butler, 1873a: 168 (Df).
G. rimata O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 282, pl. 26, f. 3 (Df).
G. g. Simon, 1895a: 836, f. 883-887 (f, Dm).
G. g. Pocock, 1900a: 233, f. 79 (f).
G. g. Dahl, 1914: 267, f. 11 (f).
G. g. Tikader, 1982a: 53, f. 107-110 (f).
G. g. Kim et al., 2013b: 175, f. 1-8 (f).

mf hasselti C. L. Koch, 1837....................India, China to Moluccas [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016027]
G. hasseltii C. L. Koch, 1837a: 29, f. 267 (Df).
G. horrens Thorell, 1859: 303 (Df).
G. parvula Thorell, 1859: 303 (Dm).
G. blackwalli Keyserling, 1864: 65, pl. 1, f. 1 (Df).
G. helva Blackwall, 1864b: 42 (Df).
G. hepatica L. Koch, 1871: 8, pl. 1, f. 5 (Df).
G. helva O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 287, pl. 27, f. 15 (f).
G. propinqua O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 288, pl. 27, f. 16 (Df).
G. pictospina Hasselt, 1882: 14, pl. 1, f. 1-2 (Df).
Actinacantha pictispina Simon, 1885a: 37.
Actinacantha propinqua Simon, 1886a: 147.
Plectana hasselti Thorell, 1887: 224.
Plectana blackwallii Thorell, 1890a: 68.
G. h. Pocock, 1900a: 233.
G. perakensis Simon, 1901k: 60 (Df).
G. propinqua Simon, 1904b: 282, pl. 16, f. 5 (f).
G. tjibodensis Strand, 1907m: 424 (Df).
G. hasseltii Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 33, f. 47-49 (f).
G. hasseltii Tikader, 1982a: 63, f. 127-130 (f).
G. h. Yin et al., 1997d: 96, f. 25a-f (mf).
G. h. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 281, f. 168E-F, K-L, Q-R (mf).
G. h. Yin et al., 2012: 581, f. 279a-f (mf).

f hecata (Walckenaer, 1841)....................Philippines [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016028]
Plectana h. Walckenaer, 1841: 168 (Df).
G. falcifera C. L. Koch, 1844: 62, f. 883 (Df).
G. h. Dahl, 1914: 270.

f interrupta Dahl, 1914....................Lombok, Sulawesi [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016029]
G. i. Dahl, 1914: 262, f. 15 (Df).

f irradiata (Walckenaer, 1841)....................Thailand to Philippines, Sulawesi [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036933]
Plectana i. Walckenaer, 1841: 170 (Df).
G. vittata Thorell, 1859: 301 (Df).
G. minahassae Merian, 1911: 235, pl. 9, f. 5 (Df).
G. i. Dahl, 1914: 284.

f janopol Barrion & Litsinger, 1995....................Philippines [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016030]
G. j. Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 553, f. 340a-i (Df).

mf kuhli C. L. Koch, 1837....................India to Japan, Philippines [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016031]
G. kuhlii C. L. Koch, 1837a: 20, f. 262 (Df).
Plectana acuminata Walckenaer, 1841: 159 (Df).
G. annulipes C. L. Koch, 1844: 52, f. 876 (Df).
Plectana leucomelas Doleschall, 1859: 42, pl. 11, f. 8 (Df).
G. annamita Simon, 1886a: 148 (Df).
G. leucomelaena Thorell, 1887: 231 (Df).
G. leucomelas Simon, 1904b: 282, pl. 16, f. 3 (f).
G. leucomelas Bösenberg & Strand, 1906: 239, pl. 3, f. 18, pl. 15, f. 395 (f).
G. k. Dahl, 1914: 262.
G. nabona Chamberlin, 1924a: 22 (Df).
G. leucomelas Sherriffs, 1934: 87, f. 2 (f).
G. kuhlii Fox, 1938b: 365 (S).
G. leucomelaena Saito, 1939: 10, f. 2(4) (f).
G. kuhlii Nakatsudi, 1943a: 162, f. 11 (f).
G. leucomelaena Saito, 1959: 112, f. 137a-d (f).
G. kuhlii Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 34, f. 50-52 (f).
G. kuhlii Tikader, 1982a: 59, g. 119-122 (f).
G. kuhlii Hu, 1984: 114, f. 112.1-2 (f).
G. kuhlii Yaginuma, 1986a: 111, f. 58.4 (m).
G. kuhlii Chikuni, 1989b: 83, f. 64 (mf).
G. kuhlii Feng, 1990: 83, f. 58.1-6 (f).
G. kuhlii Chen & Gao, 1990: 62, f. 75 (f).
G. kuhlii Chen & Zhang, 1991: 101, f. 95.1-4 (f).
G. kuhlii Zhao, 1993: 238, f. 111 (f).
G. kuhlii Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 559, f. 345a-f (f).
G. k. Yin et al., 1997d: 97, f. 26a-f (mf).
G. k. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 281, f. 168G-H, M, S-T (mf).
G. k. Song, Zhu & Chen, 2001: 204, f. 122A-F (mf).
G. k. Namkung, 2002: 289, f. 19.50a-b (mf).
G. k. Kim & Kim, 2002: 207, f. 46, 127, 240-241 (mf).
G. kuhlii Kim & Cho, 2002: 267, f. 655-660 (f).
G. k. Namkung, 2003: 291, f. 19.50a-b (mf).
G. kuhlii Kim & Park, 2007: 119, f. 1a-d (f).
G. k. Shin, 2007: 160, f. 10A-I (f).
G. kuhlii Tanikawa, 2007c: 52, f. 61-63, 471-472 (mf).
G. kuhlii Tanikawa, 2009: 429, f. 55-56 (mf).
G. k. Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 225, f. 161A-F (mf).
G. k. Yin et al., 2012: 582, f. 280a-f (mf).

f lepelletieri (Guérin, 1825)....................Sumatra to Philippines, New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016032]
Epeira lepeletieri Guérin, 1825: 763 (Df, patronym for Lepelletier).
G. l. Guérin, 1838b: 52.
Plectana l. Walckenaer, 1841: 156.
Plectana praetextata Doleschall, 1859: 42, pl. 8, f. 4, pl. 11, f. 6 (f, misidentified).
G. doleschalli Simon, 1877c: 227 (Df).
Actinacantha l. Simon, 1885a: 37.
G. praetextata helva Merian, 1911: 235 (Df).
G. l. Dahl, 1914: 250.

f lunata Guérin, 1838....................Timor, Moluccas, New Caledonia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016033]
G. l. Guérin, 1838b: 55 (Df).
G. ternatensis Thorell, 1881: 18 (Df).
G. bruijnii Thorell, 1881: 21 (Df).
G. bruijnii laeviuscula Thorell, 1881: 21 (Df).
G. fragispina Keyserling, 1886a: 92, pl. 7, f. 3 (Df).
G. laeviuscula Strand, 1907k: 197.
G. l. Dahl, 1914: 285.

f martensi Dahl, 1914....................Sumatra [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016034]
G. m. Dahl, 1914: 249, f. 18 (Df).

f mediofusca (Doleschall, 1859)....................Java, New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016035]
Plectana mediofusca Doleschall, 1859: 44, pl. 13, f. 9 (Df).
G. mediofusca Merian, 1911: 237.
G. m. Chrysanthus, 1971: 47, f. 105-106 (removed f from S of G. mammosa per Roewer).

f mengei Keyserling, 1864....................Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016036]
G. m. Keyserling, 1864: 67, pl. 1, f. 5 (Df).
Atelacantha malayensis Simon, 1864: 285.
G. malayensis Hasselt, 1882: 13 (Df).
G. m. Dahl, 1914: 270, f. 10 (f).

f metallica (Pocock, 1898)....................Solomon Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016037]
Actinacantha m. Pocock, 1898b: 465, pl. 19, f. 5 (Df).
G. m. Kulczyn'ski, 1910: 398.

mf milvoides Butler, 1873....................Central, East, Southern Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016038]
G. milvoides Butler, 1873a: 159, pl. 4, f. 2 (Df).
G. macrura Pocock, 1898e: 438, pl. 13, f. 3 (Df).
Paurotylus depressus Tullgren, 1910: 171, pl. 4, f. 125 (Dm).
G. m. Benoit, 1962a: 59 (removed f from S of G. versicolor, S).
Paurotylus depressus Benoit, 1962d: 371, f. 1-3 (m).
Aetrocantha galatea Benoit, 1964a: 47 (S, rejected).
G. m. Emerit, 1973: 685, f. 5B, pl. IIc (m).
G. m. Emerit, 1974: 107, f. 46A-C (f).
G. m. Benoit & Emerit, 1975: 328, f. 13-14 (m).
G. m. Emerit, 1982c: 458, pl. 1, f. C, E (m, S).

f notata Kulczyn'ski, 1910....................New Britain [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016039]
G. n. Kulczyn'ski, 1910: 398, pl. 17, f. 10 (Df).

f panisicca Butler, 1873....................Myanmar to Philippines, Java [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016040]
G. p. Butler, 1873a: 162, pl. 4, f. 14 (Df).
G. p. Dahl, 1914: 287.
G. panisicea Kolosváry, 1931: 1063, pl. 30, f. 2 (f).

f parangdiadesmia Barrion & Litsinger, 1995....................Philippines [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016041]
G. p. Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 555, f. 342a-e (Df).

mf pentagona (Walckenaer, 1841)....................New Ireland, New Britain [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016042]
Plectana p. Walckenaer, 1841: 168 (Df).
G. p. L. Koch, 1871: 9, pl. 1, f. 6 (f).
Stanneoclavis studeri Karsch, 1878c: 799 (Df).
G. strasseni Strand, 1911b: 206 (Df).
G. mahurica Strand, 1913d: 118 (Df).
G. strasseni Strand, 1915d: 229, pl. 14, f. 25-26, pl. 17, f. 72 (f).
G. p. Dahl, 1914: 248.
G. p. Chrysanthus, 1971: 45, f. 97-100 (mf).

f pentagona anirica Strand, 1915....................Bismarck Arch. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016043]
G. strasseni a. Strand, 1915d: 230 (Df).

j picta (Thorell, 1892)....................Singapore [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016044]
Bunocrania p. Thorell, 1892a: 251 (Dj).

f quadrispinosa O. P.-Cambridge, 1879....................New Guinea, Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016045]
G. q. O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 281, pl. 26, f. 1 (Df).
G. papuana Thorell, 1881: 15 (Df).
G. quadrispina Lamb, 1911: 171, f. 2 (Df).
G. wolfi Strand, 1911b: 205 (Df).
G. q. Dahl, 1914: 270.
G. q. Chrysanthus, 1971: 48, f. 107-108 (f).

f recurva Simon, 1877....................Philippines [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016046]
G. r. Simon, 1877b: 70, pl. 3, f. 2 (Df).
G. r. Simon, 1895a: 839, f. 890 (f).

f regalis Butler, 1873....................New Hebrides [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016047]
G. r. Butler, 1873a: 156, pl. 4, f. 7 (Df).

f remifera Butler, 1873....................India, Sri Lanka [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016048]
G. r. Butler, 1873a: 154, pl. 4, f. 5 (Df).
Plectana clavatrix Karsch, 1891: 277 (f, misidentified).
G. r. Pocock, 1900a: 233, f. 78 (f).
G. r. Dahl, 1914: 244.
G. r. Tikader, 1982a: 65, f. 131-134 (f).

f rhomboidea Guérin, 1838....................Mauritius [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016049]
G. r. Guérin, 1838b: 54 (Df).
Plectana mauricia Walckenaer, 1841: 155 (Df).
G. mauritia Vinson, 1863: 239, 315.
G. peccans O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 293, pl. 26, f. 6 (Df).
G. r. Dahl, 1914: 287.
G. r. Emerit, 1974: 97, f. 27D, 39, 40A-C (f).

f rhomboidea comorensis Strand, 1917....................Comoro Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016050]
G. comorensis Strand, 1917b: 117 (Df).
G. r. c. Emerit, 1974: 95, f. 38A-B (f, reduced to subspecies).

mf rhomboidea madagascariensis Vinson, 1863....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016051]
G. m. Vinson, 1863: 242, 315, pl. 9, f. 6 (Df).
G. m. O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 285, pl. 26, f. 10 (f).
G. sepulchralis Simon, 1881e: 2 (Df).
G. nigripes Simon, 1881e: 3 (Df).
G. r. m. Benoit, 1964a: 50 (removed f from S of G. sanguinolenta, placed as subspecies, S G. comorensis, rejected).
G. r. m. Emerit, 1974: 91, f. 27C, 28C, 36, 37A-E (f, Dm).

f rubrospinis Guérin, 1838....................Lombok, Sulawesi, Moluccas, New Caledonia, Guam [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016052]
G. r. Guérin, 1838b: 53 (Df).
G. circumnotata Simon, 1877c: 229 (Df).
G. butleri Thorell, 1877b: 350 (Df).
G. simoni Keyserling, 1886a: 90, pl. 7, f. 2 (Df).
G. eurygaster Thorell, 1890a: 25 (Df).
G. circumnotata Pocock, 1897c: 603, pl. 25, f. 2 (f).
G. butleri elberti Strand, 1911b: 206 (Df).
G. r. Dahl, 1914: 282 (S all names above).
G. butleri elberti Strand, 1915d: 230, pl. 17, f. 73 (f).

f rufithorax Simon, 1881....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016053]
G. r. Simon, 1881e: 2 (Df).
G. rhomboidea madagascariensis Benoit, 1964a: 50 (S, rejected).
G. r. Emerit, 1974: 97, f. 38B, 41B (f, removed from S).

f sacerdotalis L. Koch, 1872....................New Guinea, Queensland, New Caledonia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016054]
G. s. L. Koch, 1872a: 198, pl. 18, f. 1 (Df).
G. sylvestris Simon, 1877c: 234, pl. 3, f. 6 (Df).
G. s. Thorell, 1881: 28.

f sanguinea Dahl, 1914....................Philippines [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016055]
G. s. Dahl, 1914: 245, f. 2 (Df).

mf sanguinolenta C. L. Koch, 1844....................Africa, São Tomé, Yemen, Seychelles, Socotra [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016056]
G. s. C. L. Koch, 1844: 51, f. 875 (Df).
G. ensifera Thorell, 1859: 302 (Df).
G. ornata Thorell, 1859: 302 (Df).
G. lepida O. P.-Cambridge, 1870e: 821, pl. 50, f. 2 (Df).
G. nana Butler, 1873a: 168, pl. 4, f. 4 (Df).
G. radiata Gerstäcker, 1873: 488 (Df).
G. impotens Gerstäcker, 1873: 491 (Df).
G. vittata Keyserling, 1877b: 85, pl. 3, f. 1 (Df).
G. molesta O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 286, pl. 27, f. 13 (Df).
G. importuna O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 286, pl. 26, f. 12 (Df).
G. formosa confluxa Karsch, 1884a: 68 (Df).
G. schweinfurthi Simon, 1890a: 100 (Df).
G. sodalis O. P.-Cambridge, 1898b: 388, pl. 31, f. 3 (Df).
G. spenceri Pocock, 1900e: 324 (Df).
G. abyssinica Strand, 1907a: 537 (Dj).
G. abyssinica Strand, 1907n: 644 (Df).
G. s. Dahl, 1914: 278.
G. occidentalis Dahl, 1914: 283, f. 20 (Df).
G. occidentalis Archer, 1951d: 2, f. 2 (f).
G. s. Benoit, 1962a: 63, f. 42 (S).
G. s. Benoit, 1964a: 50 (S).
G. s. Wiehle, 1967b: 193, f. 36 (f).
G. s. Emerit, 1974: 77, f. 27B, 30A-C (f).
G. s. Benoit & Emerit, 1975: 329, f. 9-10 (Dm).

f sanguinolenta andrefanae Emerit, 1974....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016057]
G. s. a. Emerit, 1974: 83, f. 33A-C (Df).

mf sanguinolenta bigoti Emerit, 1974....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016058]
G. s. b. Emerit, 1974: 84, f. 28E, 34, 35A-C (Dmf).

mf sanguinolenta emeriti Roberts, 1983....................Aldabra [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016059]
G. s. e. Roberts, 1983: 286, f. 225-234 (Dmf~).

f sanguinolenta insulicola Emerit, 1974....................Seychelles [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016060]
G. s. i. Emerit, 1974: 81, f. 32C (Df).

f sanguinolenta legendrei Emerit, 1974....................Europa Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016061]
G. s. l. Emerit, 1974: 89, f. 32B (Df).

mf sanguinolenta mangrovae Emerit, 1974....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016062]
G. s. m. Emerit, 1974: 87, f. 28D, 32A (Dmf).

f sanguinolenta rueppelli (Strand, 1916)....................Egypt [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016063]
G. lepida rüppelli Strand, 1916b: 65 (Df).

f sapperi Dahl, 1914....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016064]
G. s. Dahl, 1914: 249, f. 3 (Df).

f sauteri Dahl, 1914....................China, Taiwan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016065]
G. s. Dahl, 1914: 281, f. 14 (Df).
G. fornicata Saito, 1959: 112, f. 138 (S, rejected).
G. s. Feng, 1990: 85, f. 60.1-5 (f).
G. s. Yin et al., 1997d: 100, f. 28a-c (f).
G. s. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 282, f. 168I-J, N, 169A (f).

f scintillans Butler, 1873....................Solomon Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016066]
G. s. Butler, 1873a: 156, pl. 4, f. 9 (Df).
G. s. concolor Rainbow, 1913: 12 (Df).
G. s. Chrysanthus, 1971: 45, f. 101-103 (f, S).

f signifera Pocock, 1898....................Solomon Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016067]
G. mollusca Keyserling, 1886a: 88, pl. 7, f. 1 (f, misidentified).
G. signifer Pocock, 1898b: 465, pl. 19, f. 6 (Df).
G. s. Dahl, 1914: 281.
G. s. Chrysanthus, 1971: 49, f. 109-111 (f).

f signifera bistrigella Strand, 1915....................Bismarck Arch. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016068]
G. s. b. Strand, 1915d: 236, pl. 20, f. 80 (Df).

f signifera heterospina Strand, 1915....................Bismarck Arch. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016069]
G. s. h. Strand, 1915d: 236 (Df).

f signifera pustulinota Strand, 1915....................Bismarck Arch. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016070]
G. s. p. Strand, 1915d: 236, pl. 20, f. 84 (Df).

f simoni O. P.-Cambridge, 1879....................Central Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016071]
G. s. O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 289, pl. 27, f. 18 (Df).
G. connata Simon, 1895a: 843.

f sororna Butler, 1873....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016072]
G. s. Butler, 1873a: 155, pl. 4, f. 15 (Df).

f sturi (Doleschall, 1857)....................Laos, Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Moluccas [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016073]
Plectana sturii Doleschall, 1857: 424 (Df).
Plectana centrum Doleschall, 1857: 425 (Df).
Plectana s. Doleschall, 1859: pl. 8, f. 1 (f).
G. s. Thorell, 1878b: 9, 294.
G. nigristernis Simon, 1899a: 92 (Df).
G. s. Dahl, 1914: 284.
G. s. Kolosváry, 1931: 1068, pl. 30, f. 3 (f).

f subaequispina Dahl, 1914....................Borneo, New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016074]
G. s. Dahl, 1914: 278, f. 19 (Df).

mf taeniata (Walckenaer, 1841)....................India to Polynesia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016075]
Plectana t. Walckenaer, 1841: 169 (Df).
G. violenta L. Koch, 1871: 5, pl. 1, f. 3 (Df).
G. t. L. Koch, 1871: 10.
G. hebridisia Butler, 1873a: 165 (Df).
G. albiventer Butler, 1873a: 166, pl. 4, f. 6 (Df).
G. relegata Simon, 1877c: 235 (Df).
G. albertisii Thorell, 1881: 2 (Df).
G. wallacei Thorell, 1881: 13 (Df).
G. karschii Thorell, 1887: 230 (Df).
G. t. Dahl, 1914: 287.
G. t. Chrysanthus, 1959: 202, f. 5, 14, 27 (f).
G. t. Chrysanthus, 1960: 23, f. 7-8 (Dm).

f taeniata analispina Strand, 1911....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016076]
G. a. Strand, 1911b: 205 (Df).
G. a. Strand, 1915d: 232, pl. 18, f. 81 (f).

f taeniata anirensis Strand, 1911....................New Ireland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016077]
G. analispina a. Strand, 1911b: 206 (Df).
G. analispina a. Strand, 1915d: 233, pl. 18, f. 78 (f).

f taeniata bawensis Strand, 1915....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016078]
G. t. b. Strand, 1915d: 235 (Df).

f taeniata jamurensis Strand, 1915....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016079]
G. t. j. Strand, 1915d: 235 (Df).

f taeniata lugubris Simon, 1898....................Solomon Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016080]
G. hebridisia l. Simon, 1898b: 274 (Df).

f taeniata maculella Strand, 1911....................Aru Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016081]
G. t. m. Strand, 1911d: 154 (Df).

f taeniata novahannoveriana Dahl, 1914....................Bismarck Arch. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016082]
G. t. nova-hannoveriana Dahl, 1914: 288, f. 21 (Df).

f taeniata obsoletopicta Strand, 1915....................Indonesia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016083]
G. t. o. Strand, 1915d: 235, pl. 18, f. 75 (Df).

f taeniata oinokensis Strand, 1915....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016084]
G. t. o. Strand, 1915d: 235 (Df).

f taeniata sentanensis Strand, 1915....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016085]
G. t. s. Strand, 1915d: 235 (Df).

f taeniata trivittinota Strand, 1911....................New Ireland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016086]
G. bradleyi t. Strand, 1911b: 206 (Df).
G. bradleyi t. Strand, 1915d: 234, pl. 17, f. 74, pl. 18, f. 83 (f).

f taeniata univittinota Strand, 1911....................New Ireland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016087]
G. bradleyi u. Strand, 1911b: 206 (Df).

mf theisi Guérin, 1838....................New Guinea, Moluccas [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016088]
G. theisii Guérin, 1838b: 54 (Df).
Plectana praetextata Walckenaer, 1841: 166 (Df).
G. aruana Thorell, 1881: 40 (Df).
G. t. Strand, 1915d: 228, pl. 18, f. 77 (f).
G. t. Dahl, 1914: 249.
G. t. Chrysanthus, 1959: 203, f. 12, 15-18, 20-23 (mf).
G. t. Scharff & Coddington, 1997: 374, f. 17 (m).

f theisi antemaculata Strand, 1911....................Aru Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016089]
G. aruana a. Strand, 1911d: 154 (Df).

f theisi keyana Strand, 1911....................Kei Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016090]
G. aruana k. Strand, 1911d: 154 (Df).

f theisi quadrisignatella Strand, 1911....................Indonesia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016091]
G. t. q. Strand, 1911b: 206 (Df).

f thomasinsulae Archer, 1951....................São Tomé [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016092]
G. t. Archer, 1951d: 1, f. 1 (Df).

mf thorelli Keyserling, 1864....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016093]
G. thorellii Keyserling, 1864: 67, pl. 1, f. 4 (Df).
G. formosa t. Strand, 1907n: 642.
G. t. Dahl, 1914: 276.
G. t. Emerit, 1974: 111, f. 28B, 48C, 50, 51A-C (f, Dm).

f tondanae Pocock, 1897....................Sulawesi [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016094]
G. t. Pocock, 1897c: 604, pl. 25, f. 3 (Df).

f transversa C. L. Koch, 1837....................Sumatra, Java [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016095]
G. t. C. L. Koch, 1837a: 14, f. 259 (Df).
G. nebulosa Butler, 1873a: 164 (Df).
G. vittata longicornis Strand, 1907m: 422 (Df).
G. t. Dahl, 1914: 280.

mf unguifera Simon, 1889....................China, India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016096]
G. u. Simon, 1889i: 336 (Df).
G. u. Tikader, 1982a: 57, f. 115-118 (f).
G. u. Mi & Peng, 2013b: 797, f. 6-15 (f, Dm).

mf versicolor (Walckenaer, 1841)....................Central, East, Southern Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016097]
Plectana v. Walckenaer, 1841: 161 (Df).
G. scapha Gerstäcker, 1873: 487 (Df).
G. v. Dahl, 1914: 279.
G. versicolor nigristerna Caporiacco, 1941b: 88 (Df).
G. v. Benoit, 1962a: 61, f. 40 (S).
G. v. Emerit, 1968: 898, f. 1-3 (mf).
G. v. Emerit, 1973: 686, f. 5A. pl. IIA-B (Dm).
G. v. Emerit, 1974: 103, f. 28F, 47A-B (mf).
G. v. Benoit & Emerit, 1975: 330, f. 11-12 (m).

f versicolor avaratrae Emerit, 1974....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016098]
G. v. a. Emerit, 1974: 109, f. 48A, 49A-C (Df).

mf versicolor formosa Vinson, 1863....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016099]
G. f. Vinson, 1863: 244, 315, pl. 9, f. 7 (Df).
G. f. O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 285, pl. 26, f. 11 (f).
G. v. f. Emerit, 1974: 109, f. 2A-C, 27A, 28A, 29, 45A-E, 48B (f, placed as subspecies, Dm).

f westringi Keyserling, 1864....................Australia, Admiralty Is., New Caledonia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016100]
G. westringii Keyserling, 1864: 66, pl. 1, f. 2 (Df).
G. laeta Fauvel, 1865: 68, pl. 1, f. 18 (Df).
G. w. L. Koch, 1871: 7, pl. 1, f. 4 (f).
G. mollusca L. Koch, 1871: 7, pl. 1, f. 4 (Df).
G. ocillatum Urquhart, 1889b: 152, pl. 7, f. 1-3 (Df).
G. wogeonis Strand, 1911b: 205 (Df).
G. wogeonis Strand, 1915d: 231, pl. 18, f. 82 (f).
G. w. Dahl, 1914: 281.