Family: Stiphidiidae Dalmas,1917 [] Back

Gen. Aorangia Forster & Wilton , 1973 [ ]
Genus comment: A. Forster & Wilton, 1973: 278, type A. ansa Forster & Wilton, 1973; Forster & Wilton considered the genus incertae sedis; placed here by Brignoli, 1983c: 499.
N.B.: Transferred from Amphinectidae to Stiphididiae by Wheeler et al., 2017: 608. Transfer of Aorangia poppelwelli to Agelenidae (Murphy & Roberts, 2015: viii) not sufficiently justified and is not accepted here, furthermore is it not the type species of the genus.
Status: accepted
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Forster & Wilton, 1973: 278
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Forster, R. R. & Wilton, C. L. (1973). The spiders of New Zealand. Part IV. Otago Museum Bulletin 4: 1-309. download pdf

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Date Type Reference Detail
2017-11-14 Genus transferred to other family Wheeler et al., 2017 Aorangia Forster & Wilton, 1973 transferred to Stiphidiidae