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

Family: LIPHISTIIDAE

FAM. LIPHISTIIDAE Thorell, 1869: 43 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spiderfam:0001]

Last updated Mar. 1, 2014

N.B.: this spelling (not Lipistiidae) on Official List of Family and Generic Names in Zoology; considered a senior synonym of Heptathelidae by Raven, 1985a: 16, contra Haupt, 1983: 289.

In synonymy:
Abcathela Ono, 2000 = Heptathela Kishida, 1923 (Haupt, 2003: 91).
Nanthela Haupt, 2003 = Heptathela Kishida, 1923 (Schwendinger & Ono, 2011: 601).
Sinothela Haupt, 2003 = Heptathela Kishida, 1923 (Schwendinger & Ono, 2011: 601).
Songthela Ono, 2000 = Heptathela Kishida, 1923 (Schwendinger & Ono, 2011: 601).
Vinathela Ono, 2000 = Heptathela Kishida, 1923 (Haupt, 2003: 91).

Genera:

Heptathela
Liphistius
Ryuthela