Tenedos (spider)

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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Infraorder: Araneomorphae
Family: Zodariidae
Genus: Tenedos
O. P-Cambridge, 1897

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38 species

Tenedos is a spider genus of the Zodariidae family. It has around 40 species from Central and South America.

The genus is possibly paraphyletic; it forms an evolutionary lineage with the genus Ishania, but which species should be placed in which genus is not completely resolved.


Further reading[edit]

  • Jocqué R. & Baert L. (2002). A revision of the Neotropical spider genera Tenedos O.P. Cambridge and Ishania Chamberlin (Araneae, Zodariidae). Bull. Inst. r. Sci. nat. Belg. (Ent.) 72:67-173.