Pararchaeidae

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Pararchaeidae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Suborder: Araneomorphae
Superfamily: Archaeoidea
Family: Pararchaeidae
Forster & Platnick, 1984
Genera

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Diversity
7 genera, 34 species
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The Pararchaeidae are a spider family with 34 described species in seven genera.

Distribution[edit]

These species occur only in Australia and New Zealand.

Genera[edit]

Anarchaea Rix, 2006

Flavarchaea Rix, 2006

Forstrarchaea Rix, 2006

Nanarchaea Rix, 2006

Ozarchaea Rix, 2006

Pararchaea Forster, 1955

Westrarchaea Rix, 2006

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Forster, R. R. & N. I. Platnick (1984). A review of the archaeid spiders and their relatives, with notes on the limits of the superfamily Palpimanoidea (Arachnida, Araneae). Bull. Am. Mus. nat. Hist. 178: 1-106.
  • Rix, M.G. (2006): Systematics of the Australasian spider family Pararchaeidae (Arachnida : Araneae) Abstract