Nuctenea

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Nuctenea
Spaltenkreuzspinne Nuctenea umbricata 1.jpg
N. umbratica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Family: Araneidae
Genus: Nuctenea
Simon, 1864
Type species
Araneus umbraticus
Clerck, 1757
Species

See text.

Diversity
3 species

The spider genus Nuctenea belongs to the Araneidae family. Its most familiar member is the Walnut Orb-Weaver Spider, N. umbratica.

Species[edit]

  • Nuctenea umbratica nigricans (Franganillo, 1909) — Portugal
  • Nuctenea umbratica obscura (Franganillo, 1909) — Portugal

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