Family: Araneidae Clerck, 1757 [] Back

Gen. Phonognatha Simon, 1894 [ ]
N.B.: transferred from the Tetragnathidae to the Araneidae by Kuntner, Coddington & Hormiga, 2008: 190, confirmed by Murphy & Roberts, 2015: ix; placed in the Phonognathidae Simon, 1894a: 746 by Kuntner et al., 2019: 563; for the current familial placement see the note at the family; considered a senior synonym of Singotypa Simon, 1894a: 784 [] (type Epeira melania L. Koch, 1871) by Dondale, 1966: 1170.
Status: accepted
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Simon, 1894a: 748 (type Epeira graeffei Keyserling, 1865; gender feminine)
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Simon, E. (1894a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 489-760. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf

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2024-02-08 Genus transferred to other family Hormiga et al., 2023 Phonognatha Simon, 1894 transferred to Araneidae
2023-08-08 Genus transferred to other family Kuntner et al., 2023 Phonognatha Simon, 1894 transferred to Phonognathidae