Prethopalpus maini

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Prethopalpus maini
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Suborder: Araneomorphae
Family: Oonopidae
Genus: Prethopalpus
Species: P. maini
Binomial name
Prethopalpus maini
Baehr & Harvey, 2012

Prethopalpus maini is a subterranean goblin spider in the family Oonopidae.


This species is endemic to Western Australia. It occurs in caves and vuggy geology in the Pilbara.[1]


The male and female 1.28 mm 1.16 mm.


This species is named in honour of Dean C. Main.