Family: Deinopidae C. L. Koch,1850 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0028] Back

Gen. Menneus Simon , 1876 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:03340 ]
N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Avella O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1877b: 574 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:03337] (type A. despiciens O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1877) by Rainbow, 1911: 123, confirmed by Coddington, Kuntner & Opell, 2012: 12, contra Lehtinen, 1967: 217) and Avellopsis Purcell, 1904 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:03338] (transferred from the Uloboridae to the Deinopidae by Lehtinen, 1967: 217) by Coddington, Kuntner & Opell, 2012: 12.
Status: accepted
Last updated
2020-11-05
Described in
Simon, 1876f: 218 (type Menneus tetragnathoides Simon, 1876; gender masculine)
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Species counts
Counts Status
14accepted
2synonym
3nomen dubium
Reference

Simon, E. (1876f). Etude sur le arachnides du Congo. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France 1: 12-15, 215-224. download pdf

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