Family: Desidae Pocock,1895 [] Back

Gen. Bakala Davies, 1990 []
Genus comment: B. Davies, 1990: 98, type B. episinoides Davies, 1990; N.B.: considered a relative of Ischalea L. Koch, which was placed as a stiphidiid by Forster & Wilton (1973).
N.B.: Transferred from Amaurobiidae to Desidae by Wheeler et al., 2017: 606.
Status: accepted
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Davies, 1990: 98
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Davies, V. T. (1990). Two new spider genera (Araneae: Amaurobiidae) from rainforests of Australia. Acta Zoologica Fennica 190: 95-102. download pdf

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2017-11-14 Genus transferred to other family Wheeler et al., 2017 Bakala Davies, 1990 transferred to Desidae