The World Spider Catalog, V15 by N. I. Platnick (c) 2000 - 2014 AMNH

Family: ANYPHAENIDAE

FAM. ANYPHAENIDAE Bertkau, 1878: 379 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spiderfam:0105]

Last updated June 24, 2014

N.B.: considered valid by all recent students; considered a senior synonym of Amaurobioididae by Platnick, 1974: 211.

Transferred to other families:
Marcellina Bryant, 1931 -- see Strotarchus under Miturgidae.

In synonymy:
Abuzaida Keyserling, 1891 (removed from the S of Gayenna) = Arachosia O. P.-Cambridge, 1882 (Ramírez, 2003: 130).
Anyphaenella Bryant, 1931 = Wulfila O. P.-Cambridge, 1895 (Platnick, 1974: 242).
Aporatea Simon, 1897 = Oxysoma Nicolet, 1849 (Ramírez, 1995b: 88).
Cluilius Simon, 1889 (removed from the S of Philisca) = Amaurobioides O. P.-Cambridge, 1883 (Ramírez, 2003: 52).
Cragus O. P.-Cambridge, 1896 = Wulfila O. P.-Cambridge, 1895 (Platnick, 1974: 242).
Gayenella Berland, 1913 = Josa Keyserling, 1891 (Ramírez, 2003: 108)
Gayennina Gertsch, 1935 (removed from the S of Oxysoma Nicolet, 1849) = Arachosia O. P.-Cambridge, 1882 (Ramírez, 2003: 130, contra Barnes, 1953: 18).
Haptisus Simon, 1897 = Josa Keyserling, 1891 (Ramírez, 2003: 108)
Heterommides Strand, 1912 (removed from the S of Gayenna) = Tomopisthes Simon, 1884 (Ramírez, 2003: 193).
Liparotoma Simon, 1884 = Philisca Simon, 1884 (Ramírez, 2003: 176).
Mezenina Strand, 1932 = Gayenna Nicolet, 1849 (Ramírez & Kochalka, 1993: 164).
Olbophthalmus Simon, 1904 = Josa Keyserling, 1891 (Ramírez, 2003: 108)
Pelayo O. P.-Cambridge, 1896 = Josa Keyserling, 1891 (Brescovit, 1993a: 129).
Quechuella Chamberlin, 1916 = Anyphaenoides Berland, 1913 (Brescovit, 1992d: 742).
Samuza Keyserling, 1891 (removed from the S of Gayenna) = Arachosia O. P.-Cambridge, 1882 (Ramírez, 2003: 130).
Schiapellia Mello-Leitão, 1938 = Axyracrus Simon, 1884 (Ramírez, 2003: 58).
Terupis Simon, 1904 = Ferrieria Tullgren, 1901 (Ramírez, 1997: 190).

Homonym replaced:
Tetromma Keyserling, 1878 -- see Josa.

Genera:

Acanthoceto
Aljassa
Amaurobioides
Anyphaena
Anyphaenoides
Arachosia
Araiya
Australaena
Axyracrus
Aysenia
Aysenoides
Aysha
Bromelina
Buckupiella
Coptoprepes
Ferrieria
Gamakia
Gayenna
Gayennoides
Hatitia
Hibana
Iguarima
Ilocomba
Isigonia
Italaman
Jessica
Josa
Katissa
Lepajan
Lupettiana
Macrophyes
Malenella
Mesilla
Monapia
Negayan
Osoriella
Otoniela
Oxysoma
Patrera
Phidyle
Philisca
Pippuhana
Sanogasta
Selknamia
Sillus
Tafana
Tasata
Temnida
Teudis
Thaloe
Timbuka
Tomopisthes
Umuara
Wulfila
Wulfilopsis
Xiruana