List of trapdoor spiders

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Trapdoor spider is a common name that is sometimes used to refer to different species:

  • Ctenizidae, medium-sized, mygalomorph spiders
  • Wafer trapdoor spider, 126 species in the superfamily Cyrtauchenioidea and family Cyrtaucheniidae
  • Liphistiidae, a family of spiders from Southeast Asia, China,Japan, and Africa
  • Barychelidae, the brushed trapdoor spiders
  • Idiopidae, a family of large, tarantula-like spiders
  • Nemesiidae, a family of relatively large, brown, elongated spiders with strong legs