Eriovixia laglaizei

Eriovixia laglaizei

Eriovixia laglaizei is a small spider found in tropical areas from east Africa through south and south-eastern Asia to New Guinea.
Eriovixia laglaizei - Laglaise's Garden Spider Location is Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Alongside a stream and paddy fields.
http://www.jungledragon.com/image/38473/backobourkia_eriophora_sp.html Bandung,Eriovixia laglaizei,Geotagged,Indonesia,Java,Summer,West Java,arachnid,backbourkia,eriophora,spider

Appearance

Avout 4-5mm
Highly variable abdomen.
Eriovixia laglaizei - Laglaise's Garden Spider Location is Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Alongside a stream and paddy fields.
http://www.jungledragon.com/image/38473/backobourkia_eriophora_sp.html Bandung,Eriovixia laglaizei,Geotagged,Indonesia,Java,Summer,West Java,arachnid,backbourkia,eriophora,spider

Naming

Synonyms:
Epeira thomisoides Doleschall, 1857
Epeira thomisoides Doleschall, 1859
Epeira laglaisei Simon, 1877b
Epeira thelura Thorell, 1878b
Araneus laglaizei Simon, 1895a
Epeira laglaizei Workman, 1896
Aranea laglaizei thelura Strand, 1911d
Aranea laglaizei Roewer, 1938
Simonarachne laglaizei Archer, 1951b
Araneus laglaizei Chrysanthus, 1960
Araneus laglaizei Chrysanthus, 1971
Neoscona laglaizei Tikader & Bal, 1981
Neoscona laglaizei Tikader, 1982a
Araneus laglaizei Yaginuma & Wen, 1983
Eriovixia laglaizei Grasshoff, 1986
Araneus laglaizei Song, 1987
Neoscona laglaizai Zhu et al., 1994
Eriovixia laglaizei Barrion & Litsinger, 1995
Eriovixia laglaizei Yin et al., 1997d
Eriovixia laglaizei Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999
Eriovixia laglaizei Han & Zhu, 2010b
Neoscona lagiazei Biswas & Raychaudhuri, 2013
Eriovixia laglaizei Sen et al., 2015
Spider - Eriovixia sp Medium sized Spider with yellow spots/markings on its abdomen and spines on its legs. Eriovixia,Eriovixia laglaizei,Eriovixia sp,Hong Kong,Spider

Distribution

Tropical areas around the Indian Ocean including parts of Africa, southern Asia, south-eastern Asia to New Guinea
Eriovixia laglaizei - Laglaise's Garden Spider Here is a linked series of nine dorsal views of this species. I am assuming that they are all the same species, as the images were all shot within a few metres of each other.

As for the actual species name, I have no chance of finding out.

Location is Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Alongside a stream and paddy fields.
http://www.jungledragon.com/image/38477/backobourkia_eriophora_sp.html
http://www.jungledragon.com/image/38476/backobourkia_eriophora_sp.html
http://www.jungledragon.com/image/38475/backobourkia_eriophora_sp.html
http://www.jungledragon.com/image/38474/backobourkia_eriophora_sp.html
http://www.jungledragon.com/image/38480/spider_taj_7547.html
http://www.jungledragon.com/image/38479/spider_taj_9813.html
http://www.jungledragon.com/image/38478/spider_taj_7752.html
http://www.jungledragon.com/image/38481/spider_xmas_4347.html Bandung,Eriovixia laglaizei,Geotagged,Indonesia,Java,West Java,Winter,arachnid,backbourkia,eriophora,spider

Status

Least concern
Eriovixia laglaizei - Laglaise's Garden Spider Location is Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Alongside a stream and paddy fields.
http://www.jungledragon.com/image/38473/backobourkia_eriophora_sp.html Bandung,Eriovixia laglaizei,Geotagged,Indonesia,Java,Summer,West Java,arachnid,backbourkia,eriophora,spider

Behavior

Orb weaver

References:

Some text fragments are auto parsed from Wikipedia.

http://wongchunxing.com/Spider/1-WEBS/Family_Araneidae/Genus__Eriovixia.htm
http://eol.org/pages/1195177/overview
http://www.wsc.nmbe.ch/species/3878
Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyAraneidae
GenusEriovixia
SpeciesEriovixia laglaizei
Photographed in
Hong Kong
Indonesia