Actinopodidae

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Actinopodidae
Male Mouse Spider.jpg
male Missulena occatoria
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Suborder: Mygalomorphae
Superfamily: Migoidea
Family: Actinopodidae
Simon, 1892
Genera

Actinopus
Missulena
Plesiolena

Diversity
3 genera, 42 species
Distribution.actinopodidae.1.png

The spider family Actinopodidae is a family of mygalomorph spiders found in Australia, South America, and Central America. It includes the Australian genus Missulena, known as the mouse spiders, which are quite venomous.

Genera[edit]

See also[edit]

List of Actinopodidae species

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