The spider cytogenetic database

Current version: 7.0 (Jul 31, 2018)

Douglas Araujo, Marielle Cristina Schneider, Emygdio Paula-Neto and Doralice Maria Cella


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Araneidae Clerck, 1757

 

Cited as = species name adopted by the researcher that performed the cytogenetic analysis; 2n = diploid number of males and in parenthesis, diploid number of females; n = haploid number;

3n = triploid number; 4n = tetraploid number; SCS = sex chromosome system; T = telocentric; A = acrocentric; St = subtelocentric; Sm = submetacentric; M = metacentric; H = holocentric;

S = supernumerary chromosome; (?) = dubious description; (*) = designation of the species name not recorded in the taxonomic database.

Valid name

Cited as

2n

SCS

Chromosomal morphology

Collection site

Bibliography

Acusilas coccineus Simon, 1895

----

24

X1X2

----

Japan

Matsumoto, 1977

Alenatea fuscocolorata (Bösenberg & Strand, 1906)

Araneus fuscocoloratus

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Japan

Suzuki, 1954

Alpaida leucogramma (White, 1841)

­----

24

X1X2

22T+X1X2T

Brazil

Araujo et al., 2011

Alpaida truncata (Keyserling, 1865)

----

22

X1X2

----

Brazil

Araujo et al., 2011

Alpaida veniliae (Keyserling, 1865)

----

22

X`1X2

----

Brazil

Araujo et al., 2011

Araneus angulatus Clerck, 1757

Aranea angulata

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Finland

Hackman, 1948

Araneus diadematus Clerck, 1757

Aranea diademata

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Finland

Hackman, 1948

A. diadematus Clerck, 1757

Aranea diademata

24

X1X2

----

----

Sokolov, 1960

A. diadematus Clerck, 1757

Araneus diadema

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1960

A. diadematus Clerck, 1757

Araneus diadema

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Mittal, 1966a

Araneus ejusmodi Bösenberg & Strand, 1906

Lithyphantes dubius

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Japan

Suzuki, 1954

Araneus lathyrinus (Holmberg, 1875)

Metepeira lathyrina

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

----

Diaz & Saez, 1966

Araneus mitificus (Simon, 1886)

Araneus nutificus

24

----

----

----

Suzuki, 1951a

A. mitificus (Simon, 1886)

----

24

X1X2

----

Japan

Suzuki, 1951b

Araneus quadratus Clerck, 1757

Aranea reaumuri

24

X1X2

22T+X1X2T

Germany

Pätau, 1948

Araneus ventricosus (L. Koch, 1878)

----

48

X1X2

----

----

Suzuki, 1951a

A. ventricosus (L. Koch, 1878)

----

46

X1X2

44A+X1X2A

Japan

Suzuki, 1951b

A. ventricosus (L. Koch, 1878)

----

32

----

----

----

Zhang & Tong, 1990

A. ventricosus (L. Koch, 1878)

Aranea ventricosus

49

X1X2X3

----

----

Youju et al., 1993

Araneus sp.

----

24

X1X2

----

----

Suzuki, 1950a

Araneus sp.

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Japan

Suzuki, 1951b

Araneus sp.

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1960

Araniella curcubitina (Clerck, 1757)

Aranea curcubitina

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Finland

Hackman, 1948

Argiope amoena L. Koch, 1878

----

24

X1X2

----

----

Suzuki, 1950a

A. amoena L. Koch, 1878

----

24

X1X2

----

Japan

Suzuki, 1951b

Argiope bruennichi (Scopoli, 1772)

Argiope bruennichii

26

----

----

----

Zhang & Tong, 1990

Argiope catenulata (Doleschall, 1859)

----

24

XY

H

Philippines

Amalin, 1988

A. catenulata (Doleschall, 1859)

----

24

XY

H

Philippines

Amalin et al., 1992

Argiope luzona (Walckenaer, 1841)

----

24

----

M+Sm+St

Philippines

Carandang & Barrion, 1994a

Argiope minuta Karsch, 1879

Argiope shillongensis

24

X1X2

----

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1983

A. minuta Karsch, 1879

Argiope shillongensis

24

X1X2

22T+X1X2T

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1988

A. minuta Karsch, 1879

Argiope shillongensis

24

----

----

----

Carandang & Barrion, 1994b

Argiope pulchella Thorell, 1881

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Bole-Gowda, 1958

Cyclosa atrata Bösenberg & Strand, 1906

----

24

X1X2

----

----

Suzuki, 1951a

C. atrata Bösenberg & Strand, 1906

----

24

X1X2

----

Japan

Suzuki, 1951b

Cyclosa bifida (Doleschall, 1859)

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1983

C. bifida (Doleschall, 1859)

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1984

C. bifida (Doleschall, 1859)

----

24

X1X2

22T+X1X2T

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1988

Cyclosa confraga (Thorell, 1892)

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1960

C. confraga (Thorell, 1892)

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Mittal, 1966a

Cyclosa conica (Pallas, 1772)

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1960

C. conica (Pallas, 1772)

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Mittal, 1966a

Cyclosa octotuberculata Karsch, 1879

Cyclosa 8-tuberculata

24

X1X2

----

----

Suzuki, 1949

C. octotuberculata Karsch, 1879

Cyclosa 8-tuberculata

24

X1X2

----

----

Suzuki, 1950a

C. octotuberculata Karsch, 1879

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Japan

Suzuki, 1951b

Cyclosa sedeculata Karsch, 1879

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Japan

Suzuki, 1954

Cyclosa spirifera Simon, 1889

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1983

C. spirifera Simon, 1889

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1984

C. spirifera Simon, 1889

----

24

X1X2

22T+X1X2T

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1988

Cyclosa walckenaeri (O.Pickard-Cambridge, 1889)

Cyclosa walckenaerii

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1960

C. walckenaeri (O.Pickard-Cambridge, 1889)

Cyclosa walckenaerii

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Mittal, 1966a

Cyclosa sp.

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1960

Cyrtophora cicatrosa (Stoliczka, 1869)

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Parida & Sharma, 1987a

C. cicatrosa (Stoliczka, 1869)

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Sharma & Parida, 1987

Cyrtophora citricola (Forsskål, 1775)

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1960

C. citricola (Forsskål, 1775)

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Mittal, 1966a

C. citricola (Forsskål, 1775)

----

(26)

X1X1X2X2

22T+X1X1X2X2T

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1988

Cyrtophora feai (Thorell, 1887)

Araneus feae

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Bole-Gowda, 1958

Cyrtophora sp. ---- 26 X1X2 14M+4Sm+6T+X1X2Sm India Prakash & Prakash, 2014b

Eriovixia poonaensis (Tikader & Bal, 1981)

Neoscona poonaensis

24

X1X2

----

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1983

E. poonaensis (Tikader & Bal, 1981)

Neoscona poonaensis

24

X1X2

----

India

Sharma & Parida, 1987

E. poonaensis (Tikader & Bal, 1981)

Neoscona poonaensis

24

X1X2

22T+X1X2T

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1988

Eustala emertoni (Banks, 1904)

----

24

----

----

USA

Tugmon et al., 1990

Eustala sagana (Keyserling, 1893)

Araneus saganus

(26)

----

26A

Japan

Suzuki, 1954

Eustala sp.

Eustela sp.

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1961

Gasteracantha cancriformis (Linnaeus, 1758)

----

31

X

----

Philippines

Amalin, 1988

Gasteracantha hasselti C.L. Koch, 1837

Gasteracantha hasseltii

16

X1X2

----

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1983

G. hasselti C.L. Koch, 1837

Gasteracantha hasseltii

16

X1X2

14T+X1X2T

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1988

Gasteracantha kuhli C.L. Koch, 1837

Gasteracantha leucomelaena

16

X1X2

----

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1983

G. kuhli C.L. Koch, 1837

Gasteracantha reucomelaena

16

X1X2

14T+X1X2T

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1988

Larinia directa (Hentz, 1847)

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1960

L. directa (Hentz, 1847)

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Mittal, 1966a

Larinia sp.

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1960

Larinia sp.

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Sharma et al., 1960

Larinia sp.

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Mittal, 1966a

Lariniaria argiopiformis (Bösenberg & Strand, 1906)

Larinia punctifera

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Japan

Suzuki, 1954

Larinioides cornutus (Clerck, 1757)

Epeira sclopetaria

23

X

----

----

Berry, 1906

L. cornutus (Clerck, 1757)

Epeira sericata

24

X1X2

----

----

Painter, 1914

L. cornutus (Clerck, 1757)

Aranea foliata

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Finland

Hackman, 1948

L. cornutus (Clerck, 1757)

Araneus cornutus

24

----

----

----

Qingtao et al., 1998a

L. cornutus (Clerck, 1757)

Araneus cornutus

23

----

----

----

Qingtao et al., 1998a

L. cornutus (Clerck, 1757)

Larinioides cornuta

24

X1X2

----

----

Qingtao et al., 1999

L. cornutus (Clerck, 1757)

Larinioides cornuta

23

X1X2

----

----

Qingtao et al., 1999

Larinioides patagiatus (Clerck, 1757)

Aranea dumetorum

14

X1X2

10M+4A

Finland

Hackman, 1948

Leviellus stroemi (Thorell, 1870)

Zilla stroemi

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Finland

Hackman, 1948

Neoscona achine (Simon, 1906)

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1983

N. achine (Simon, 1906)

----

24

X1X2

22T+X1X2T

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1988

Neoscona adianta (Walckenaer, 1802)

Araneus japonicus

24

----

----

----

Suzuki, 1951a

N. adianta (Walckenaer, 1802)

Araneus japonicus

24

X1X2

----

Japan

Suzuki, 1951b

Neoscona arabesca (Walckenaer, 1841)

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1960

N. arabesca (Walckenaer, 1841)

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Mittal, 1966a

N. arabesca (Walckenaer, 1841)

Neoscona minina

14

----

10M+2Sm+2T

----

Amalin et al., 1993

N. arabesca (Walckenaer, 1841)

----

21

X

----

USA

Doan & Paliulis, 2009

Neoscona mukerjei Tikader, 1980

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Sharma & Parida, 1987

Neoscona oaxacensis (Keyserling, 1864)

----

14

----

10M+4Sm

----

Amalin et al., 1993

Neoscona pavida (Simon, 1906)

Araneus pavidus

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1960

Neoscona punctigera (Doleschall, 1857)

Araneus opima

24

X1X2

----

----

Suzuki, 1951a

N. punctigera (Dolschall, 1857)

Araneus opima

24

X1X2

----

Japan

Suzuki, 1951b

Neoscona scylla (Karsch, 1879)

Araneus scylla

24

X1X2

----

----

Suzuki, 1951a

N. scylla (Karsch, 1879)

Araneus scylla

14

X1X2

10M+2A+X1X2A

Japan

Suzuki, 1951b

Neoscona theisi (Walckenaer, 1841)

----

23

X

----

Philippines

Amalin, 1988

N. theisi (Walckenaer, 1841) ---- 24 X1X2 14M+2Sm+4St+2T+X1X2T India Prakash & Prakash, 2014b

Neoscona sp.

----

14

X1X2

----

India

Parida & Sharma, 1987a

Neoscona sp.

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Parida & Sharma, 1987a

Neoscona sp.

----

13

X

----

India

Parida & Sharma, 1987a

Neoscona sp.

----

13

X

----

India

Sharma & Parida, 1987

Neoscona sp.

----

13

X

----

India

Sharma & Parida, 1987

Neoscona sp.

----

24

X1X2

----

India

Sharma & Parida, 1987

Nephila clavata L. Koch, 1878

----

n=13

X1X2

----

----

Suzuki, 1950a

N. clavata L. Koch, 1878

----

n=13

X1X2

----

Japan

Suzuki, 1951b

N. clavata L. Koch, 1878

----

24

X1X2

22T+X1X2T

India

Datta & Chatterjee, 1988

Nephila clavipes (Linnaeus, 1767) ---- 24 X1X2 22T/A+X1X2T/A Brazil Araujo et al., 2015b
Nephila sexpunctata Giebel, 1867 ---- 24 X1X2 22T/A+X1X2T/A Brazil Araujo et al., 2015b

Nephilingis cruentata (Fabricius, 1775)

Nephilengys cruentata

(26)

X1X1X2X2

22A+X1X1X2X2A

Brazil

Araujo et al., 2005a

Nuctenea umbratica (Clerck, 1757)

Aranea sexpunctata

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Finland

Hackman, 1948

N. umbratica (Clerck, 1757)

Araneus umbratica

24

X1X2

----

India

Mittal, 1960

N. umbratica (Clerck, 1757)

Araneus umbratica

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

India

Mittal, 1966a

Parawixia kochi (Taczanowski, 1873)

----

22

X1X2

----

Brazil

Araujo et al., 2011

Parawixia velutina (Taczanowski, 1878)

----

24

X1X2

22T+X1X2T

Brazil

Araujo et al., 2011

Singa hamata (Clerck, 1757)

----

24

X1X2

22A+X1X2A

Russia

Gorlov et al., 1995

Wagneriana sp.

----

22

X1X2

----

Brazil

Araujo et al., 2011

 


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