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Trochanteriidae

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Arachnida
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Spider
Subphylum  Chelicerata
Infraorder  Araneomorphae
Rank  Family
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Similar  Gallieniellidae, Malkaridae, Ammoxenidae, Orsolobidae, Cyatholipidae

The Trochanteriidae are a spider family with about 150 species in 19 genera.

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Distribution

Most genera are endemic to Australia.

Doliomalus is endemic to Chile, Trochanteria to Argentina, Paraguay and Brazil.

Olin occurs on Sulawesi and Christmas Island, Plator species live in China, India, Korea and Japan.

Platyoides species exist in southern and eastern Africa, Madagascar and the Canary Islands. One species, P. walteri, was introduced to Australia.

Genera

As of October 2015, the World Spider Catalog accepted the following genera:

References

Trochanteriidae Wikipedia


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