Family: Nesticidae Simon,1894 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0081] Back

Gen. Nesticus Thorell , 1869 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:00660 ]
N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Ivesia Petrunkevitch, 1925 by Kaston, 1945b: 4 and Gertsch, 1984: 16 (contra Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 51) and of Tuganobia Chamberlin, 1933 by Gertsch, 1984: 16 (contra Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 51, who transferred that genus here from the Linyphiidae); not a senior synonym of Gaucelmus Keyserling, 1884 (Gertsch, 1971: 96) or Typhlonesticus KulczyƄski, 1914 (Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 52, contra Brignoli, 1971c: 114); Platnick (WSC 15.0) has followed Brignoli and Yaginuma in not accepting Lehtinen & Saaristo's 1980 transfers of most Far Eastern species to Cyclocarcina Komatsu, 1942 (see note under that name).
Status: accepted
Last updated
2018-04-10
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Thorell, 1869
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Counts Status
124accepted
4synonym
1nomen nudum
Reference

Thorell, T. (1869). On European spiders. Part I. Review of the European genera of spiders, preceded by some observations on zoological nomenclature. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis (3) 7: 1-108. download pdf

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