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

Family: PHYXELIDIDAE

Gen. Vidole Lehtinen, 1967 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:02070]

V. Lehtinen, 1967: 274, type Auximus capensis Pocock, 1900; transferred here from the Amaurobiidae by Griswold et al., 1999: 59.

In synonymy:
V. profundissima (Lawrence, 1964, T from Phyxelida) = V. capensis (Pocock, 1900) (Griswold, 1990: 66).
V. promontorii (Simon, 1906, T from Amaurobius) = V. capensis (Pocock, 1900) (Lehtinen, 1967: 274).

mf capensis (Pocock, 1900) *....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:023158]
Auximus c. Pocock, 1900e: 323 (Df).
Amaurobius promontorii Simon, 1906b: 294 (Df).
Haemilla profundissima Lawrence, 1964: 60, f. 2 (Df).
V. c. Lehtinen, 1967: 274, f. 388, 393 (Tf from Auximus=Lathys, S; S of V. schreineri rejected).
Phyxelida profundissima Brignoli, 1983c: 528.
V. c. Griswold, 1990: 66, f. 1a, 3a, 5e-f, 12b, 15d, 17a-b, 19a-e, 25a-c, 26b, e (f, Dm, S).

mf helicigyna Griswold, 1990....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:023159]
V. h. Griswold, 1990: 62, f. 22a-b, 23a-c, 26a, d (Dmf).

f lyra Griswold, 1990....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:023160]
V. l. Griswold, 1990: 64, f. 24a, c (Df).

mf schreineri (Purcell, 1904)....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:023161]
Auximus s. Purcell, 1904: 131, pl. 10, f. 1 (Dmf).
V. capensis Lehtinen, 1967: 274 (Tmf from Auximus=Lathys sub rejected S).
V. s. Griswold, 1990: 70, f. 26c, f, 27a-c (removed mf from S).

mf sothoana Griswold, 1990....................Lesotho, South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:023162]
V. s. Griswold, 1990: 59, f. 21a-c, 22c-d, 24b, d (Dmf).