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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Euarthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Infraorder: Araneomorphae
Family: Caponiidae
Genus: Diploglena
Purcell, 1904[1]

Diploglena is a spider genus whose species are found in southern Africa (Botswana, South Africa and Namibia).[1]


As of February 2016, the World Spider Catalog accepted the following species:[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Gen. Diploglena Purcell, 1904". World Spider Catalog. Natural History Museum Bern. Retrieved 2016-02-25. 
  • Purcell, W. F. (1904). Descriptions of new genera and species of South African spiders. Trans. S. Afric. phil. Soc. 15: 115-173.
  • Lawrence, R. F. (1928). Contributions to a knowledge of the fauna of South-West Africa VII. Arachnida (Part 2). Ann. S. Afric. Mus. 25: 217-312.