Family: Tetragnathidae Menge,1866 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0032] Back

Gen. Dolichognatha O. Pickard-Cambridge , 1869 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:01372 ]
N.B.: Considered a senior synonym of Landana Simon, 1884 (transferred from Archaeidae to Araneidae by Lehtinen, 1967: 289, to Tetragnathidae by Levi, 1981a: 277), Paraebius Thorell, 1894, Nicholasia Bryant & Archer, 1940: 60, type Araneus pentagonus (Hentz, 1850) and Afiamalu Marples, 1955a: 495, type A. richardi Marples, 1955 by Levi, 1981a: 277, of Homalopoltys Simon, 1895 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:01492] by Smith, 2008: 10, of Atimiosa Simon, 1895 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:01364] by Dimitrov, Álvarez-Padilla & Hormiga, 2010: 6, and of Prolochus Thorell, 1895 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:04312], type Prolochus longiceps Thorell, 1895 by Levi, 1981a: 277 and confirmed by Kallal & Hormiga, 2018: 415, contra Barrion-Dupo & Barrion, 2014: 196.
Status: accepted
Last updated
2018-04-09
Described in
O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1869b: 387 (type Dolichognatha nietneri O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1869)
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31accepted
1synonym
Reference

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1869b). Catalogue of a collection of Ceylon Araneida lately received from Mr J. Nietner, with descriptions of new species and characters of a new genus. I. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 10: 373-397. download pdf

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Date Type Reference Detail
2018-04-09 Genus synonymy Kallal & Hormiga, 2018a Prolochus synonymized with Dolichognatha