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

Family: LINYPHIIDAE

Gen. Selenyphantes Gertsch & Davis, 1946 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01254]

S. Gertsch & Davis, 1946: 7, type Lepthyphantes longispinosus O. P.-Cambridge, 1902; considered a senior synonym of Palaeolinyphia Wunderlich, 1986: 83, type P. flagellifera Wunderlich, 1986 (from Dominican amber) by Platnick, 1993c: 349 because of Wunderlich's transfer of L. longispinosus to Palaeolinyphia.

mf longispinosus (O. P.-Cambridge, 1896) *....................Mexico, Guatemala [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:012602]
Lepthyphantes l. O. P.-Cambridge, 1896a: 188, f. pl. 23, f. 8 (Dm).
S. longispinosa Gertsch & Davis, 1946: 7, f. 12 (Tm from Lepthyphantes, Df).
Palaeolinyphia l. Wunderlich, 1986: 84, f. 169-174 (Tm from Lepthyphantes; N.B.: Wunderlich was unaware of above T).
S. l. Ibarra-Núñez, Maya-Morales & Chamé-Vázquez, 2011: 1186, f. 6f (m).