Araneidae  Clerck, 1757 / Cyclosa  Menge, 1866   6 species

Cyclosa algerica  Simon, 1885

Description
Male

Femur I: 2/3 of its length black (apical part), ventrally with a series of 5-6 longer spines.

Female

Opisthosoma: venter with black region, bordered with white, preceded by a pale or whitish region, sometimes indistinct.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Mediterranean
Phenology
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Figures
References

Barrientos J A, Febrer B (2017) Arañas (Arachnida, Araneae) de Menorca (Islas Baleares, España). Nuevos datos. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 31: 8-24

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2017) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: October 2017. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 12.10.2017)

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

Levi H W (1977a) The American orb-weaver genera Cyclosa, Metazygia and Eustala north of Mexico (Araneae, Araneidae). Bull Mus comp Zool Harv 148: 61-127

Simon E (1929) Les arachnides de France 6 (3). Paris (Roret): 533 - 772

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch, version 19.0, accessed on 14.01.2018. doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
30-12-2017 Distribution update Old value
31-12-2013 Image insert
16-12-2013 Image insert