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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Infraorder: Araneomorphae
Family: Linyphiidae
Genus: Vesicapalpus
Millidge, 1991[1]
Type species
V. simplex
Millidge, 1991

Vesicapalpus is a genus of South American sheet weavers that was first described by Alfred Frank Millidge in 1991.[2] As of June 2019 it contains only two species, found only in Argentina and Brazil: V. serranus and V. simplex.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "Gen. Vesicapalpus Millidge, 1991". World Spider Catalog Version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern. 2019. doi:10.24436/2. Retrieved 2019-07-02.
  2. ^ Millidge, A. F. (1991). "Further linyphiid spiders (Araneae) from South America". Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 205: 1–199.