Family: Pholcidae C. L. Koch,1850 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0017] Back

Gen. Modisimus Simon , 1893 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:00401 ]
N.B.: Considered a senior synonym of Hedypsilus Simon, 1893 by Huber, 1997a: 238 (Hedypsilus was considered a senior synonym of Modisimops Mello-Leitão, 1946a: 50, type Modisimus dilutus Gertsch, 1941 by Gertsch & Peck, 1992: 1191, contra Brignoli, 1974f: 220); considered a senior synonym of Platnicknia Özdikmen & Demir, 2009 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:03881] (type Systenita coxana Bryant, 1940), replacement name for Bryantina Brignoli, 1985a: 380 (itself a replacement name for Bryantia Mello-Leitão, 1946a: 50 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:00375]), preoccupied in Diptera.
Status: accepted
Last updated
2018-10-15
Described in
Simon, 1893a: 485
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Species counts
Counts Status
84accepted
2synonym
Reference

Simon, E. (1893a). Histoire naturelle das araignées. Paris 1, 257-488. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf

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Date Type Reference Detail
2018-10-15 Genus synonymy Huber, Eberle & Dimitrov, 2018 Platnicknia synonymized with Modisimus