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Gen. Austmusia Gray , 1983 [ ]
Genus comment: A. Gray, 1983b: 275, type A. wilsoni Gray, 1983; N.B.: transferred here from the Amaurobiidae by Davies, 1998a: 242.
N.B.: Transferred from Amphinectidae to Desidae by Wheeler et al., 2017: 606.
Status: accepted
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Gray, 1983b: 275
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Gray, M. R. (1983b). A new genus of spiders of the subfamily Metaltellinae (Araneae, Amaurobioidea) from southeastern Australia. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 106: 275-285. download pdf

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2017-11-14 Genus transferred to other family Wheeler et al., 2017 Austmusia Gray, 1983 transferred to Desidae