Austrochiloidea

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Austrochiloidea
Gradungula sorenseni.jpg
Gradungula sorenseni male
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Suborder: Araneomorphae
Division: Gradunguleae
Superfamily: Austrochiloidea
Zapfe, 1955
Families

Austrochilidae Zapfe, 1955
Gradungulidae Forster, 1955

Diversity
2 families, 15 species

The Austrochiloidea are a superfamily of araneomorph spiders. They contain two families of eight-eyed spiders:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Raymond R. Forster, Norman I. Platnick, & Michael R. Gray (1987). "A review of spider superfamilies Hypochiloidea and Austrochiloidea (Araneae, Araneomorphae)". Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 185 (1): 1–116.