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Phyxelididae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Suborder: Araneomorphae
Superfamily: Titanoecoidea
Family: Phyxelididae
Lehtinen, 1967
Genera

see text

Diversity
12 genera, 54 species

The Phyxelididae are a spider family with 54 described species in twelve genera. They are grouped with the Titanoecidae within the Titanoecoidea superfamily.

Genera

  • Ambohima Griswold, 1990 (Madagascar)
  • Kulalania Griswold, 1990 (Kenya)
  • Lamaika Griswold, 1990 (South Africa)
  • Malaika Lehtinen, 1967 (South Africa)
  • Matundua Lehtinen, 1967 (South Africa)
  • Namaquarachne Griswold, 1990 (South Africa)
  • Phyxelida Simon, 1894 (Africa, Madagascar, Cyprus, Turkey)
  • Pongolania Griswold, 1990 (South Africa)
  • Themacrys Simon, 1906 (South Africa)
  • Vidole Lehtinen, 1967 (South Africa)
  • Vytfutia Deeleman-Reinhold, 1986 (Sumatra, Borneo)
  • Xevioso Lehtinen, 1967 (Africa)

See also

References

  • Griswold, C., J. Coddington, N. Platnick, and R. Forster (1999). Towards a Phylogeny of Entelegyne Spiders (Araneae, Araneomorphae, Entelegynae). Journal of Arachnology 27:53-63. PDF
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Wikispecies

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Taxonavigation

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Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Classis: Arachnida
Ordo: Araneae
Subordo: Opisthothelae
Infraordo: Araneomorphae
Taxon: Neocribellatae
Series: Entelegynae
Superfamilia: Titanoecoidea
Familia: Phyxelididae
Genera: Ambohima - Kulalania - Lamaika - Malaika - Matundua - Namaquarachne - Phyxelida - Pongolania - Themacrys - Vidole - Vytfutia

Name:

Phyxelididae Lehtinen, 1967

Vernacular names


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