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

Family: ARANEIDAE

Gen. Novaranea Court & Forster, 1988 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01531]

N. Court & Forster, 1988: 114, type Araneus laevigatus (Urquhart, 1891).

In synonymy:
N. laevigata (Urquhart, 1891) = N. queribunda (Keyserling, 1887) (Framenau, Scharff & Levi, 2009: 28).
N. powelli (Urquhart, 1894, T from Araneus) = N. queribunda (Keyserling, 1887) (Paquin et al., 2008d: 4, sub N. laevigata).
N. quaesita (Keyserling, 1887, T from Araneus) = N. queribunda (Keyserling, 1887) (Framenau, Scharff & Levi, 2009: 28).

mf courti Framenau, 2011....................New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043845]
N. c. Framenau, 2011: 49, f. 1A-E, 2A-E, 3A-D (Dmf).

mf queribunda (Keyserling, 1887) *....................New Zealand [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015148]
Epeira q. Keyserling, 1887a: 195, pl. 17, f. 4-5 (Dm; not f. =Colaranea verutum).
Epeira quaesita Keyserling, 1887a: 197, pl. 17, f. 6, 6a (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015147].
Epeira laevigata Urquhart, 1891a: 171, pl. 21, f. 6 (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016781].
Epeira powelli Urquhart, 1894: 214 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015123] (Df).
N. laevigata Court & Forster, 1988: 114, f. 361, 539-544, 546-552 (Tf from Araneus, Dm).
N. laevigata Paquin et al., 2008d: 4 (S).
N. q. Framenau, Scharff & Levi, 2009: 28, f. 5 (Tm from Araneus, Sf).