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

Family: ARANEIDAE

Gen. Kapogea Levi, 1997 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01499]

K. Levi, 1997: 239, type Cyrtophora sellata Simon, 1895.

In synonymy:
K. alayoi (Archer, 1958) = K. isosceles (Mello-Leitão, 1939) (Levi & Santos, 2013: 223).
K. franganilloides (Brignoli, 1983, T from Araneus) = K. sellata (Simon, 1895) (Levi, 1997: 242).
K. nympha (Simon, 1895, T from Cyrtophora) = K. sexnotata (Simon, 1895) (Levi, 1997: 249).
K. setospinosa (Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936, T from Araneus) = K. cyrtophoroides (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1904) (Levi, 1997: 244, contra Levi, 1991a: 178m sub Cyrtophora nympha).

mf cyrtophoroides (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1904)....................Mexico to Peru, Bolivia, Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016234]
Aranea c. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1904: 518, pl. 51, f. 4 (Df).
Araneus c. Petrunkevitch, 1911: 288.
Araneus setospinosus Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936a: 48, pl. 14, f. 124 (Df).
K. c. Levi, 1997: 244, f. 123-132 (removed f from S of Cyrtophora nympha, contra Levi, 1991a: 178, Dm).
K. c. Víquez, 2007: 386, f. 5a-b (f).

mf isosceles (Mello-Leitão, 1939)....................Greater Antilles, Panama to Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015946]
Eustala i. Mello-Leitão, 1939e: 62, f. 32-33 (Df).
Cyrtophora alayoi Archer, 1958: 9, f. 14-16 (Dm) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016233].
K. alayoi Levi, 1997: 246, f. 133-139 (Tm from Cyrtophora, Df).
K. alayoi Levi, 2002: 559, f. 299-300 (m).
K. i. Levi & Santos, 2013: 223 (Tf from Eustala, Sm).

mf sellata (Simon, 1895) *....................Greater Antilles, Costa Rica to Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016235]
Cyrtophora s. Simon, 1895g: 155 (Df).
Cyrtophora s. Blanke, 1976b: 125, f. 1a-c, 2a-e (f, Dm).
Araneus rugosus Franganillo, 1936c: 75, f. 33 (Df; preoccupied by Badcock, 1932).
Araneus franganilloides Brignoli, 1983c: 262 (replacement name for A. rugosus Franganillo).
K. s. Levi, 1997: 243, f. 107-122 (Tmf from Cyrtophora, S).
K. s. Víquez, 2007: 388, f. 5c-d (f).

mf sexnotata (Simon, 1895)....................Venezuela to Peru, Bolivia, Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016236]
Cyrtophora s. Simon, 1895g: 155 (Df).
Cyrtophora nympha Simon, 1895g: 156 (Dj).
Cyrtophora nympha Levi, 1991a: 178 (S, rejected).
K. s. Levi, 1997: 249, f. 140-147 (Tf from Cyrtophora, Dm, S).