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

Family: NEMESIIDAE

FAM. NEMESIIDAE Simon, 1889m: 179 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spiderfam:0007]

Last updated Jan. 24, 2014

N.B.: elevated to family status, relimited and considered a senior synonym of Pycnothelidae by Raven, 1985a: 79; possibly paraphyletic (Goloboff, 1993: 30, 1995: 5).

Transferred to other families:
Anemesia Pocock, 1895 -- see Cyrtaucheniidae.
Neodiplothele Mello-Leitão, 1917 -- see Barychelidae.
Spelocteniza Gertsch, 1982 -- see Microstigmatidae.
Troglodiplura Main, 1969 -- see Dipluridae.
Xenonemesia Goloboff, 1989 -- see Microstigmatidae.

In synonymy:
Agersborgia Strand, 1936 = Pycnothele Chamberlin, 1917 (Lucas & Bücherl, 1973: 241).
Androthelopsis Mello-Leitão, 1934 = Pycnothele Chamberlin, 1917 (Pérez-Miles & Capocasale, 1989: 288.
Aparua Todd, 1945 = Stanwellia Rainbow & Pulleine, 1918 (Main, 1983b: 923).
Bemmeris Simon, 1903 = Spiroctenus Simon, 1889 (Raven, 1985a: 92).
Bessia Pocock, 1900 = Spiroctenus Simon, 1889 (Raven, 1985a: 92).
Chubutia Mello-Leitão, 1940 = Acanthogonatus Karsch, 1880 (Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1970a: 152, sub Tryssothele).
Ctenochelus Mello-Leitão, 1923 = Stenoterommata Holmberg, 1881 (Guadanucci & Indicatti, 2004: 256, contra Raven, 1985a: 136).
Ctenonemus Simon, 1903 = Spiroctenus Simon, 1889 (Raven, 1985a: 92).
Damarchodes Simon, 1903 = Hermacha Simon, 1889 (Raven, 1985a: 85).
Dekana Hogg, 1902 = Aname L. Koch, 1873 (Raven, 1981c: 328).
Dolichosternum Rainbow & Pulleine, 1918 = Aname L. Koch, 1873 (Raven, 1981c: 328).
Hermachola Hewitt, 1915 = Hermacha Simon, 1889 (Raven, 1985a: 85).
Hesperopholis Chamberlin & Ivie, 1939 = Calisoga Chamberlin, 1937 (Raven, 1985a: 97).
Levina Zapfe, 1963: 125 = Lycinus Thorell, 1894 (Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1973c: 291).
Nemesiothele Dalmas, 1920 = Brachythele Ausserer, 1871 (Raven, 1985a: 96).
Parachubutia Mello-Leitão, 1940 = Lycinus Thorell, 1894 (Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1967b: 57).
Parapselligmus Piza, 1939 = Rachias Simon, 1892 (Raven, 1985a: 105).
Petropolisia Mello-Leitão, 1920 = Rachias Simon, 1892 (Goloboff, 1995: 52, contra Raven, 1985a: 107, who placed it as a S of Pselligmus Simon, 1892 instead).
Proshermacha Simon, 1908 = Aname L. Koch, 1873 (Main, 1982b: 84, sub Chenistonia).
Pseudohermacha Strand, 1907 = Entypesa Simon, 1902 (Raven, 1985a: 86).
Pycnothelopsis Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1942 = Pycnothele Chamberlin, 1917 (Raven, 1985a: 101, sub Androthelopsis).
Sungenia Rainbow & Pulleine, 1918 = Aname L. Koch, 1873 (Raven, 1981c: 328).
Tryssothele Simon, 1902 = Acanthogonatus Karsch, 1880 (Raven, 1985a: 83).

Nomen dubium:
Mygaloides Nicolet, 1849 (type M. nubila Nicolet, 1849, j, Chile) -- Goloboff, 1995: 149 (see Lycinus Thorell, 1894).

Incertae sedis:
"Trechona" adspersa Bertkau, 1880a: 30, pl. 1, f. 9, Bücherl, 1957: 386, f. 16-16a (m, Brazil) -- Pedroso, Baptista & Ferreira, 2008: 366 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:000391]

Genera:

Acanthogonatus
Aname
Atmetochilus
Brachythele
Calisoga
Chaco
Chenistonia
Chilelopsis
Damarchus
Diplothelopsis
Entypesa
Flamencopsis
Hermacha
Hermachura
Iberesia
Ixamatus
Kiama
Kwonkan
Lepthercus
Longistylus
Lycinus
Merredinia
Mexentypesa
Namea
Nemesia
Neostothis
Pionothele
Prorachias
Psalistopoides
Pselligmus
Pseudoteyl
Pycnothele
Rachias
Raveniola
Sinopesa
Spiroctenus
Stanwellia
Stenoterommata
Swolnpes
Teyl
Teyloides
Xamiatus
Yilgarnia