Family: Thomisidae Sundevall,1833 [] Back

Gen. Phrynarachne Thorell , 1869 [ ]
NB: After Lehtinen, 2016: 152 ('an application to validate the younger name is in preparation') a junior synonym of Botryogaster Doleschall, 1859 (not followed here). The genus Cladonotula Strand, 1929 is regarded as a sister group of Phrynarachne by Lehtinen, 2016: 152 (not followed here). Cladonotula Strand, 1929: 17 is a replacement name for Cladonotus Thorell, 1877a: 306, preoccupied by Cladonotus Saussure, 1812 in Orthoptera. Cladonotus Thorell, 1877 was synonymyzed with Phrynarachne by Petrunkevitch, 1928: 215.
Status: accepted
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Thorell, 1869: 37 (replacement name for Phrynoides Simon, 1864: 437)
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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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