Araneoidea

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Araneoidea
Araneus diadematus (aka).jpg
Araneus diadematus, Araneidae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Suborder: Araneomorphae
Division: Entelegynae
Superfamily: Araneoidea
Families

see text.

Diversity
15 families, 11155 species

The Araneoidea are a superfamily of araneomorph spiders. They contain families of eight-eyed spiders:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Li & Wunderlich (2008). "Sinopimoidae, a new spider family from China (Arachnida, Araneae)". Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica 33 (1): 1–6. 

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