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

Gen. Meta C. L. Koch , 1836 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:01386 ]
N.B.: Considered a senior synonym of Auchicybaeus Gertsch, 1933 by Lehtinen, 1967: 217; the synonymy of Metellina Chamberlin & Ivie, 1941 by Wunderlich, 1987a: 129 has not been followed by subsequent workers and is not accepted here; not a senior synonym of Metabus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899 (Archer, 1951a: 5). Re-synonymization of Metellina (Murphy & Roberts, 2015: ix) not sufficiently justified and is not accepted here.
Status: accepted
Last updated
2018-07-27
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C. L. Koch, 1836a
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25accepted
2synonym
4nomen dubium
Reference

Koch, C. L. (1836a). Die Arachniden. C. H. Zeh'sche Buchhandlung, N├╝rnberg, Dritter Band, pp. 1-104, pl. 73-105. [for the correct year of publication see Brignoli, 1985b] download pdf

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