Aranea Clerck 1757 (orb-weaving spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Araneidae

Full reference: C. Clerck. 1757. Araneae suecici, descriptionibus et figuris oeneis illustrati, ad genera subalterna redacti speciebus ultra LX determinati 1-154

Parent taxon: Araneidae according to S. H. Scudder 1878

Sister taxa: Anepeira, Araneinae, Araneometa, Araneus, Argiope, Bararaneus, Chrysometata, Cyclososoma, Enacrosoma, Eoaraneus, Eochorizopes, Eozygiella, Eustaloides, Fossilaraneus, Gea, Hypognatha, Meditrina, Miraraneus, Mirometa, Molinaranea, Nephilinae, Pulchellaranea, Pycnosinga, Testudinaroides, Tethneus, Zilla

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Aranea in the database

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