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

Family: NEPHILIDAE

Gen. Nephilingis Kuntner, 2013 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:04122]

N. Kunter, in Kuntner et al., 2013: Appendix A, type Nephilengys cruentata (Fabricius, 1775).

In synonymy:
N. cruentata chiloangensis (Strand, 1919) = N. cruentata (Fabricius, 1775) (Levi & Eickstedt, 1989: 49, sub Nephilengys).

mf borbonica (Vinson, 1863)....................Réunion [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:013988]
Epeira b. Vinson, 1863: 170, 309, pl. 4, f. 1 (Df).
Nephila cruentata Lenz, 1891: 180, pl. 2, f. 19 (f, Dm, misidentified).
Nephilengys cruentata b. Dahl, 1912a: 77.
Nephilengys b. Benoit, 1963a: 369 (elevated from subspecies of N. cruentata).
Nephilengys b. Kuntner, 2007: 114, f. 13A-D, 14A-G, 15A-D, 16A-D, 17A-D (f, Sm).
Nephilengys b. Kuntner, Coddington & Hormiga, 2008: 167, f. 8D-G (m).
Nephilengys b. Kuntner, Coddington & Schneider, 2009: 1453, f. 2B (f).
Nephilengys b. Kuntner, Agnarsson & Gregoric, 2009: 266, f. 2A-B (mf).
Nephilengys b. Kuntner & Agnarsson, 2011: 486, f. 1, 4C-E, 5C-D (mf).
N. b. Kunter et al, 2013: Appendix A (Tmf from Nephilengys).

mf cruentata (Fabricius, 1775) *....................Tropical Africa, South America [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:013990]
Aranea c. Fabricius, 1775: 439 (Df).
Epeira diadela Walckenaer, 1841: 54 (Df).
Epeira brasiliensis Walckenaer, 1841: 101 (Df).
Epeira azzara Walckenaer, 1841: 102 (Df).
Nephila genualis Gerstäcker, 1873: 503 (Df).
Nephila borbonica mossambicensis Karsch, 1878a: 319, pl. 1, f. 3 (Df).
Nephila brasiliensis Bertkau, 1880a: 83, pl. 2, f. 29 (f).
Nephilengys c. Simon, 1887a: 271.
Araneus diadelus Petrunkevitch, 1911: 289.
Nephilengys c. Dahl, 1912a: 47, 77, 79 (Dm).
Nephila c. chiloangensis Strand, 1918: 109 (Df).
Nephilengys c. Lessert, 1936: 244, f. 39 (m).
Nephilengys c. Schmidt & Jocqué, 1986: 209, f. 10-11 (mf).
Nephilengys c. Levi & Eickstedt, 1989: 48, f. 16-25 (mf, S).
Nephilengys c. Hormiga, Eberhard & Coddington, 1995: 323, f. 5E-F, 12A-E (m).
Nephilengys c. Kuntner, 2007: 109, f. 1A-H, 2A-G, 3A-D, 4A-C, 5A-D, 6A-B, 7A-D, 8A-D, 9A-D, 10A-B (mf).
Nephilengys c. Kuntner, Coddington & Hormiga, 2008: 167, f. 8A-C, K-M (mf).
Nephilengys c. Kuntner, Coddington & Schneider, 2009: 1453, f. 2D (f).

mf dodo (Kuntner & Agnarsson, 2011)....................Mauritius [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043940]
Nephilengys d. Kuntner & Agnarsson, 2011: 486, f. 4F-G, 5E-F (Dmf).
N. d. Kunter et al, 2013: Appendix A (Tmf from Nephilengys).

mf livida (Vinson, 1863)....................Madagascar, Comoro Is., Aldabra, Seychelles [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043939]
Epeira l. Vinson, 1863: 175, 310, pl. 14, f. 1 (Df).
Nephilengys cruentata l. Dahl, 1912a: 77.
Nephilengys borbonica l. Benoit, 1963a: 368 (T from subspecies of N. cruentata).
Nephilengys cruentata Saaristo, 1978: 120, f. 211-223 (mf, misidentified).
Nephilengys cruentata Roberts, 1983: 284, f. 222-224 (m, misidentified).
Nephilengys borbonica l. Schmidt & Jocqué, 1986: 209, f. 7-9 (mf).
Nephilengys borbonica Saaristo, 2010: 97, f. 18.7-18 (mf).
Nephilengys l. Kuntner & Agnarsson, 2011: 485, f. 1, 4A-B, 5A-B (removed mf from S of N. borbonica, contra Kuntner, 2007: 114).
N. l. Kunter et al, 2013: Appendix A (Tmf from Nephilengys).