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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Suborder: Araneomorphae
Superfamily: Lycosoidea
Family: Senoculidae
Simon, 1890


1 genus, 31 species

The Senoculidae are a spider family with 31 described species in one genus.


They are restricted to Central and South America.


Senoculus Taczanowski, 1872

  • Senoculus albidus (F. O. P-Cambridge, 1897) (Brazil)
  • Senoculus barroanus Chickering, 1941 (Panama)
  • Senoculus bucolicus Chickering, 1941 (Panama)
  • Senoculus cambridgei Mello-Leitão, 1927 (Brazil)
  • Senoculus canaliculatus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1902 (Mexico to Panama)
  • Senoculus carminatus Mello-Leitão, 1927 (Brazil)
  • Senoculus darwini (Holmberg, 1883) (Argentina)
  • Senoculus fimbriatus Mello-Leitão, 1927 (Brazil)
  • Senoculus gracilis (Keyserling, 1879) (Guyana to Argentina)
  • Senoculus guianensis Caporiacco, 1947 (Guyana)
  • Senoculus iricolor (Simon, 1880) (Brazil)
  • Senoculus maronicus Taczanowski, 1872 (French Guiana)
  • Senoculus minutus Mello-Leitão, 1927 (Brazil)
  • Senoculus monastoides (O. P.-Cambridge, 1873) (Brazil)
  • Senoculus nigropurpureus Mello-Leitão, 1927 (Paraguay)
  • Senoculus penicillatus Mello-Leitão, 1927 (Trinidad, Brazil, Paraguay)
  • Senoculus planus Mello-Leitão, 1927 (Brazil)
  • Senoculus plumosus (Simon, 1880) (Brazil)
  • Senoculus prolatus (O. P.-Cambridge, 1896) (Mexico, Guatemala)
  • Senoculus proximus Mello-Leitão, 1927 (Brazil)
  • Senoculus purpureus (Simon, 1880) (Panama to Argentina)
  • Senoculus robustus Chickering, 1941 (Panama)
  • Senoculus rubicundus Chickering, 1953 (Panama)
  • Senoculus rubromaculatus Keyserling, 1879 (Peru)
  • Senoculus ruficapillus (Simon, 1880) (Brazil)
  • Senoculus scalarum Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1958 (Argentina)
  • Senoculus silvaticus Chickering, 1941 (Panama)
  • Senoculus tigrinus Chickering, 1941 (Panama)
  • Senoculus uncatus Mello-Leitão, 1927 (Brazil)
  • Senoculus wiedenmeyeri Schenkel, 1953 (Venezuela)
  • Senoculus zeteki Chickering, 1953 (Panama)

See also



Up to date as of January 23, 2010

From Wikispecies


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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: Lycosoidea
Familia: Senoculidae
Genera: Senoculus


Senoculidae Simon, 1890

Vernacular names


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