Family: Theridiidae Sundevall,1833 [] Back

Gen. Dipoena Thorell , 1869 [ ]
N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Umfila Keyserling, 1886, Stictoxena Simon, 1895 and Paoningia Schenkel, 1936 by Levi & Levi, 1962: 25-32; restricted by Wunderlich, 1988: 149 to the type species, D. melanogaster (C. L. Koch, 1837), with other species being assigned to the resurrected junior synonym Lasaeola Simon, 1881 or to Dipoenata Wunderlich, 1988; most species were unplaced by Wunderlich, and only those few taxa definitely assigned by him are listed here as being transferred (see similar note under Yaginumena Yoshida, 2002); not a senior synonym of Trigonobothrys Simon, 1889 (Yoshida, 2002a: 14, contra Levi & Levi, 1962: 25-32) or Pselothorax Chamberlin, 1949: 541, type P. atopus Chamberlin, 1949, transferred from the Linyphiidae (Yoshida, 2002a: 13, contra Ivie, 1967: 126.
Status: accepted
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1nomen dubium
2homonym replaced

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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