Family: Halonoproctidae Pocock, 1901 []
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N.B.: described as a subfamily of Ctenizidae by Pocock, 1901e: 207 (type genus Halonoproctus, which is a synonym of Cyclocosmia), elevated to family level by Pocock, 1903h: 352; included in Ctenizidae by Simon, 1903a: 884 (sub Ctenizinae, Cyclocosmieae) and listed there by the subsequent catalogues; recircumscribed and splitted from Ctenizidae by Godwin et al., 2018: 307; the family is not monophyletic per Kulkarni, Wood & Hormiga, 2023: 487, f. 5.
Status: accepted
Last updated: 2023-08-13
Described in
Pocock, 1901e: 207
Number of valid genera: 6
Number of valid species: 134

Pocock, R. I. (1901e). On some new trap-door spiders from China. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 70(2): 207-215, pl. 21. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1901.tb08540.x download pdf

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2018-05-09 New family inserted Pocock, 1901e n/a