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

Family: TENGELLIDAE

FAM. TENGELLIDAE Dahl, 1908: 194 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spiderfam:0046]

Last updated June 24, 2014

N.B.: considered valid by Wolff, 1978: 139, contra Lehtinen, 1967: 268, who considered the group a subfamily of the Miturgidae; apparently polyphyletic (Griswold, 1993: 37; Griswold et al., 1999: 59).

Transferred to other families:
Mnesitheus Thorell, 1899 -- see Raecius under Zorocratidae.
Themacrys Simon, 1906 -- see Phyxelididae.
Zorocrates Simon, 1888 -- see Zorocratidae.

In synonymy:
Metafecenia F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1902 = Tengella Dahl, 1901 (Lehtinen, 1967: 248).

Homonym replaced:
Haurokoa Forster & Wilton, 1973 -- see Wiltona.

Genera:

Anachemmis
Austrotengella
Calamistrula
Ciniflella
Lauricius
Liocranoides
Socalchemmis
Tengella
Titiotus
Wiltona