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Araneus diadematus
(garden, spider, European)

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Araneus diadematus (garden, spider, European)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 19 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Araneus diadematus
  • Preferred Common Name
  • garden, spider, European
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Chelicerata
  •         Class: Arachnida
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Araneus diadematus Clerck

Preferred Common Name

  • garden, spider, European

Other Scientific Names

  • Epeira diademata

International Common Names

  • English: cross, spider
  • Spanish: arana de cruz
  • French: epeire diademe; porte-croix

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Kreuzspinne
  • Italy: Ragno crociato; Ragno portacroce
  • Norway: korsedderkopp

EPPO code

  • ARAUDI (Araneus diadematus)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Chelicerata
  •                 Class: Arachnida
  •                     Order: Araneae
  •                         Family: Araneidae
  •                             Genus: Araneus
  •                                 Species: Araneus diadematus

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Asia

KazakhstanPresentCABI (Undated a)

Europe

AustriaPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)
BelgiumPresentCABI (Undated a)
HungaryPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)
PolandPresentCABI (Undated)Original citation: abanowski and Soika (2010)
SloveniaPresentCABI (Undated a)
SwitzerlandPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)
United KingdomPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)

North America

United StatesPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)
-WashingtonPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)

Natural enemy of

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SpeciesStages attackedCountries where known to occurReferences
Coccinella septempunctataMajerus, 1994
Dendrolimus pini
Tischeria immaculata

Distribution References

CABI Data Mining, Undated. CAB Abstracts Data Mining.,

CABI, Undated. Compendium record. Wallingford, UK: CABI

CABI, Undated a. CABI Compendium: Status as determined by CABI editor. Wallingford, UK: CABI

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