Family: Desidae Pocock,1895 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0039] Back

Gen. Maniho Marples, 1959 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:01913]
Genus comment: M. Marples, 1959: 349, type M. tigris Marples, 1959; described in the Dictynidae, transferred to the Desinae by Lehtinen, 1967: 242, here by Forster & Wilton, 1973: 158.
N.B.: Transfer to Amaurobiidae (Murphy & Roberts, 2015: viii) not sufficiently justified and is not accepted here. Transferred from Amphinectidae to Desidae by Wheeler et al., 2017: 606.
Status: accepted
Last updated
2017-11-14
Described in
Marples, 1959b: 349
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Species counts
Counts Status
10accepted
Reference

Marples, R. R. (1959b). The dictynid spiders of New Zealand. Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New Zealand 87: 333-361. download pdf

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Date Type Reference Detail
2017-11-14 Genus transferred to other family Wheeler et al., 2017 Maniho Marples, 1959 transferred to Desidae