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Gen. Nyssus Walckenaer , 1805 [ ]
Type Nyssus coloripes Walckenaer, 1805; gender: masculine; N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Anchognatha Thorell, 1881: 228, type Anchognatha avida Thorell, 1881 [] and of Supunna Simon, 1897: 168, type Agroeca insularis L. Koch, 1873 [] (listed by Brignoli in Micariinae (Gnaphosidae)) by Raven, 2015: 129;  see discussion about priority over Supunna in Raven, 2015: 21.
Status: accepted
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Walckenaer, 1805: 52
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Walckenaer, C. A. (1805). Tableau des aranéides ou caractères essentiels des tribus, genres, familles et races que renferme le genre Aranea de Linné, avec la désignation des espèces comprises dans chacune de ces divisions. Paris, 88 pp. download pdf

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Date Type Reference Detail
2015-06-09 Genus synonymy Raven, 2015 Anchognatha synonymized with Nyssus
2015-06-09 Genus synonymy Raven, 2015 Supunna synonymized with Nyssus
2015-06-09 New genus inserted Walckenaer, 1805 n/a