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Walnut Orb-Weaver Spider - Nuctenea umbratica
Walnut Orb-Weaver Spider - Nuctenea umbratica



Nuctenea umbratica
Subspecies3
Common namesWalnut Orb-Weaver Spider
German namesSpaltenkreuzspinne, Spaltenkreuzspinne mit Kellerasseln unter Rinde, Spalten-Kreuzspinne
Dutch namesPlatte wielwebspin
Danish namesFlad hjulspinder
Norwegian namesNattveveren
Swedish namesStörre skuggspindel
French namesÉpeire des fissures
AuthorClerck, 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (English Midlands (East Midlands (Leicestershire))))), Ireland), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania))), West Europe (Austria, France, Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)), South Europe (Italy (North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain (Balearic Islands), Portugal, Andorra)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Romania, Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia), Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia), Bulgaria, Greece, Albania), East Europe (Ukraine, Belarus)
Asia
Far East (East Asia (Taiwan)), West Asia (Near East (Turkey))
Caucasus
Azerbaijan
Russia
America
North America
USA


Distribution by Synonymus:
Epeira thomisoides   Taiwan
CountriesAlbania, Andorra, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesNuctenea umbratica in faunaeur.org
Nuctenea umbratica in itis.gov
Nuctenea umbratica in dyntaxa.se
Nuctenea umbratica in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Walnut Orb-Weaver Spider - Nuctenea umbratica
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Taxonomy
ClassArachnida
Arachnids
SubclassMicrura
InfraclassMegoperculata
OrderAraneae
Spiders
SuborderAraneomorphae
True Spiders
InfraorderAraneomorphi
SuperfamilyAraneoidea
FamilyAraneidae
Orb-weaver spiders, Typical orb-weaver spiders, Orb weavers, Orbweavers, Orb Weaver Spiders, Typical Orb Weavers, Orb-weaver spider
SubfamilyAraneinae
TribeAraneini
GenusNuctenea
Speciesumbratica
Nuctenea umbratica
Walnut Orb-Weaver Spider
AuthorClerck, 1758
 
Synonyms
Aranea cicatricosa
Aranea impressa
Aranea litterata
Aranea sexpunctata
Aranea swammerdamii
Aranea umbratica
Aranea umbraticola
Araneus umbraticus
Cathaistela umbratica
Chinestela umbratica
Epeira cinerea
Epeira thomisoides
Epeira umbratica
Epeira umbraticola
 
Subspecies
Nuctenea umbratica nigricans
Nuctenea umbratica obscura
Nuctenea umbratica umbratica
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