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

Family: ARANEIDAE

Gen. Paraplectana Brito Capello, 1867 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01536]

Transferred to other genera:
P. japonica Bösenberg & Strand, 1906 -- see Anepsion.
P. peruana Keyserling, 1879 -- see Aspidolasius.
P. vicina (Blackwall, 1866) -- see Caerostris.

In synonymy:
P. quadrimamillata Schenkel, 1963 = P. sakaguchii Uyemura, 1938 (Yin et al., 1997d: 385).

f coccinella (Thorell, 1890)....................Myanmar, Nias Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016867]
Cyrtarachne c. Thorell, 1890b: 32 (Df).
P. c. Simon, 1895a: 879.

f duodecimmaculata Simon, 1897....................Java [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016868]
P. d. Simon, 1897b: 466 (Df).

f hemisphaerica (C. L. Koch, 1844)....................Sierra Leone [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016869]
Gasteracantha h. C. L. Koch, 1844: 49, f. 874 (Df).
P. h. Simon, 1895a: 880.

f kittenbergeri Caporiacco, 1947....................Tanzania [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016871]
P. k. Caporiacco, 1947d: 177, f. 33 (Df).

f multimaculata Thorell, 1899....................Cameroon, East Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016872]
Eurysoma walleri Bösenberg & Lenz, 1895: 23, pl. 2, f. 28 (f, misidentified).
P. multi-maculata Thorell, 1899: 60 (Df).

mf sakaguchii Uyemura, 1938....................China, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016874]
P. s. Uyemura, 1938b: 90, f. 1a-b, pl. 7 (Df).
P. quadrimamillata Schenkel, 1963: 177, f. 102a-b (Df).
P. s. Wang, Zhang & Li, 1985: 66, f. III (f).
P. s. Chikuni, 1989b: 83, f. 63 (f).
P. s. Feng, 1990: 80, f. 55.1-4 (f).
P. s. Yin et al., 1997d: 385, f. 277a-b (f, S).
P. s. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 302, f. 181Q, 182C (f).
P. s. Tanikawa, 2007c: 50, f. 52-53, 461 (f).
P. s. Tanikawa, 2009: 428, f. 49 (f).
P. s. Tanikawa & Harigae, 2010: 40, f. 3-4 (Dm).
P. s. Yin et al., 2012: 754, f. 376a-b (f).

f thorntoni (Blackwall, 1865) *....................Central Africa, Yemen [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016875]
Eurysoma t. Blackwall, 1865b: 348 (Df).
P. cabindae Brito Capello, 1867: 10, pl. 2, f. 6 (Df).
P. anchietae Brito Capello, 1867: 11, pl. 2, f. 5 (Df).
Peniza testudo Thorell, 1868b: 10 (Df).
P. t. O. P.-Cambridge, 1879c: 293, pl. 27, f. 24 (f).
P. t. Simon, 1895a: 880, f. 940 (f).
P. t. Kolosváry, 1931: 1070, pl. 30, f. 4 (f).

f thorntoni occidentalis Strand, 1916....................West, Central Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016876]
P. t. o. Strand, 1916a: 101 (Df).

mf tsushimensis Yamaguchi, 1960....................China, Taiwan, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016877]
P. t. Yamaguchi, 1960: 5, f. A.1-7, B, pl. 1 (Df).
P. t. Yin et al., 1990: 136, f. 339-340 (f).
P. t. Chang, 1996: 13, f. 1-3 (f).
P. t. Yin et al., 1997d: 386, f. 278a-b (f).
P. t. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 302, f. 181R, 182D (f).
P. t. Tanikawa, 2007c: 50, f. 54-55, 462 (f).
P. t. Tanikawa, 2009: 428, f. 50 (f).
P. t. Tanikawa, 2011: 71, f. 2-3 (Dm).
P. t. Yin et al., 2012: 755, f. 377a-b (f).

f walleri (Blackwall, 1865)....................West, Central Africa, Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016878]
Eurysoma w. Blackwall, 1865b: 349 (Df).
P. w. Simon, 1895a: 876, f. 941 (f).

f walleri ashantensis Strand, 1907....................Ghana [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016879]
P. w. a. Strand, 1907n: 648 (Df).