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

Family: PHOLCIDAE

FAM. PHOLCIDAE C. L. Koch, 1850: 31 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spiderfam:0017]

Last updated June 7, 2014

N.B.: for comments on the monophyly and relationships of many genera, see Huber (1998d, 2000).

Transferred to other families:
Pholcoides Roewer, 1960 -- see Filistatidae.
Physoglenes Simon, 1904 -- see Synotaxidae.

In synonymy:
Anomalaia González-Sponga, 1998 = Metagonia Simon, 1893 (Huber, 2000: 53).
Blechroscelis Simon, 1893 = Priscula Simon, 1893 (Huber, 2000: 128).
Carupania González-Sponga, 2003 = Coryssocnemis Simon, 1893 (Huber, 2009a: Erratum 68).
Hedypsilus Simon, 1893 = Modisimus Simon, 1893 (Huber, 1997a: 238.
Hypsorinus Chamberlin, 1916 = Priscula Simon, 1893 (Huber, 1997c: 595).
Kaliana Huber, 2000 = Mesabolivar González-Sponga, 1998 (Astrin, Misof & Huber, 2007: 23).
Mariguitaia González-Sponga, 2004 = Micropholcus Deeleman-Reinhold & Prinsen, 1987 (Huber, 2009a: 66).
Myrmidonella Berland, 1920 = Ninetis Simon, 1890 (Huber, 2000: 80).
Neartema Kratochvíl, 1940 = Hoplopholcus Kulczyn'ski, 1908 (Senglet, 1971: 348).
Ninetella Bryant, 1940 = Anopsicus Chamberlin & Ivie, 1938 (Gertsch, 1982b: 104).
Pholciella Roewer, 1960 = Artema Walckenaer, 1837 (Huber, 2009a: 67).
Pholcophorina Gertsch, 1939 = Anopsicus Chamberlin & Ivie, 1938 (Gertsch, 1982b: 104).
Simonius Kishida, 1913 = Spermophora Hentz, 1841 (Yaginuma, 1974a: 170).
Tibiosa González-Sponga, 2006 = Crossopriza Simon, 1893 (Huber, 2009a: 65).

Homonyms replaced:
Bryantia Mello-Leitão, 1946 -- see Platnicknia.
Bryantina Brignoli, 1985 -- see Platnicknia.
Falconia González-Sponga, 2003 -- see Venezuela.

Genera:

Aetana
Anansus
Anopsicus
Artema
Aucana
Autana
Aymaria
Belisana
Blancoa
Buitinga
Calapnita
Canaima
Carapoia
Carbonaria
Caruaya
Cenemus
Ceratopholcus
Chibchea
Chichiriviche
Chisosa
Ciboneya
Coryssocnemis
Crossopriza
Enetea
Galapa
Gertschiola
Guaranita
Holocneminus
Holocnemus
Hoplopholcus
Ibotyporanga
Ixchela
Kambiwa
Khorata
Leptopholcus
Litoporus
Maimire
Mecolaesthus
Mesabolivar
Metagonia
Micromerys
Micropholcus
Modisimus
Moraia
Mystes
Nasuta
Nerudia
Ninetis
Nita
Nyikoa
Ossinissa
Otavaloa
Panjange
Papiamenta
Paramicromerys
Pehrforsskalia
Pholcophora
Pholcus
Physocyclus
Pisaboa
Platnicknia
Pomboa
Portena
Priscula
Psilochorus
Quamtana
Queliceria
Sanluisi
Savarna
Sihala
Smeringopina
Smeringopus
Spermophora
Spermophorides
Stenosfemuraia
Stygopholcus
Systenita
Tainonia
Teuia
Tibetia
Tolteca
Tonoro
Trichocyclus
Tupigea
Uthina
Venezuela
Wanniyala
Waunana
Wugigarra
Zatavua