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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Infraorder: Araneomorphae
Family: Linyphiidae
Genus: Tapinotorquis
Dupérré & Paquin, 2007[1]
T. yamaskensis
Binomial name
Tapinotorquis yamaskensis
Dupérré & Paquin, 2007

Tapinotorquis is a monotypic genus of North American sheet weavers containing the single species, Tapinotorquis yamaskensis. It was first described by N. Dupérré & P. Paquin in 2007,[2] and has only been found in Canada and the United States.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "Gen. Tapinotorquis Dupérré & Paquin, 2007". World Spider Catalog Version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern. 2019. doi:10.24436/2. Retrieved 2019-06-24.
  2. ^ Dupérré, N.; Paquin, P. (2007). "Description of five new spiders from Canada (Araneae: Linyphiidae)". Zootaxa. 1632: 1–20.