Zoropsis spinimana


Taxonavigation: Lycosoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Classis: Arachnida
Ordo: Araneae
Subordo: Opisthothelae
Infraordo: Araneomorphae
Taxon: Neocribellatae
Series: Entelegynae
Superfamilia: Lycosoidea

Familia: Zoropsidae
Subfamiliae (2): Griswoldiinae - Zoropsinae

Overview of genera (16)


Akamasia – Birrana – Chinja – Devendra – Griswoldia – Huntia – Kilyana – Krukt – Megateg – Phanotea – Takeoa – Uliodon – Zoropsis – †Cymbioropsis – †Eoprychia – †Pseudoeoprychia

Check (1): Cauquenia





Primary references

  • Bertkau, P. 1882. Über das Cribellum und Calamistrum. Ein Beitrag zur Histologie, Biologie und Systematik der Spinnen. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 48: 316–362. [337]

Additional references

  • Bosselaers, J. 2002. A cladistic analysis of Zoropsidae (Araneae), with the description of a new genus. Belgian Journal of Zoology 132(2): 141–154. PDF
  • Paquin, P., Vink, C.J. & Dupérré, N. 2010. Spiders of New Zealand: annotated family key & species list. Manaaki Whenua Press, Lincoln, New Zealand. ISBN 9780478347050
  • Polotow, D. & Griswold, C. 2018. Chinja, a new genus of spider from the Eastern Arc Mountains of Tanzania (Araneae, Zoropsidae). Zootaxa 4472(3): 545–562. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4472.3.7   Reference page
  • Raven, R.J. & Stumkat, K. 2003. Problem solving in the spider families Miturgidae, Ctenidae and Psechridae (Araneae) in Australia and New Zealand. Journal of Arachnology 31: 105–121. PDF
  • Raven, R.J. & Stumkat, K.S. 2005. Revisions of Australian ground-hunting spiders: II. Zoropsidae (Lycosoidea: Araneae). Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 50: 347–423. PDF
  • Wunderlich, J. 2017. New fossil spiders of three families in Eocene Baltic and Bitterfeld amber, with notes on phylogeny and relationships of the Zoropsidae (Araneae: Anapidae, Liocranidae, Spatiatoridae and Zoropsidae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 10: 14–47. Reference page

Vernacular names

日本語: スオウグモ科
한국어: 정선거미과
中文: 逸蛛科
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