Family: Agelenidae C. L. Koch,1837 [] Back

Gen. Coelotes Blackwall , 1841 [ ]
N.B.: see note under Agelenidae regarding familial placement; generic name conserved (Opinion 1119, ICZN, 1979); see also under Pireneitega for some Oriental species of uncertain placement; considered a senior synonym of Urobia Komatsu, 1957: 67, type U. hexommata Komatsu, 1957 by Lehtinen, 1967: 273.
Status: accepted
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Blackwall, 1841: 618 (type Coelotes saxatilis Blackwall, 1841; gender masculine; syn. of Coelotes atropos (Walckenaer, 1830))
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1nomen nudum
3nomen dubium
3homonym replaced

Blackwall, J. (1841). The difference in the number of eyes with which spiders are provided proposed as the basis of their distribution into tribes; with descriptions of newly discovered species and the characters of a new family and three new genera of spiders. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 18: 601-670. download pdf

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