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Tetragnathidae  Menge, 1866
Taxonomic Serial No.: 847764

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): longjawed orbweavers [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumChelicerata  – cheliceriformes, quelicerado, queliceriforme  
                   ClassArachnida  – arachnids, aracnídeo, araignées, arácnidos  
                      OrderAraneae  – spiders, aranhas, araignées, arañas  
                         FamilyTetragnathidae Menge, 1866 – longjawed orbweavers  
    Direct Children:  
                            Genus Alcimosphenus Simon, 1895  
                            Genus Allende Alvarez-Padilla, 2007  
                            Genus Antillognatha Bryant, 1945  
                            Genus Atelidea Simon, 1895  
                            Genus Azilia Keyserling, 1881  
                            Genus Chrysometa Simon, 1894  
                            Genus Cyrtognatha Keyserling, 1881  
                            Genus Dianleucauge Song & Zhu, 1994  
                            Genus Diphya Nicolet, 1849  
                            Genus Dolichognatha O. P.-Cambridge, 1869  
                            Genus Doryonychus Simon, 1900  
                            Genus Dyschiriognatha Simon, 1893  
                            Genus Eryciniolia Strand, 1912  
                            Genus Glenognatha Simon, 1887  
                            Genus Guizygiella Zhu, Kim & Song, 1997  
                            Genus Hispanognatha Bryant, 1945  
                            Genus Homalometa Simon, 1897  
                            Genus Leucauge White, 1841  
                            Genus Mecynometa Simon, 1894  
                            Genus Menosira Chikuni, 1955  
                            Genus Mesida Kulczynski, 1911  
                            Genus Meta C. L. Koch, 1836  
                            Genus Metabus O. P.-Cambridge, 1899  
                            Genus Metellina Chamberlin & Ivie, 1941  
                            Genus Metleucauge Levi, 1980  
                            Genus Mitoscelis Thorell, 1890  
                            Genus Mollemeta Alvarez-Padilla, 2007  
                            Genus Nanningia Zhu, Kim & Song, 1997  
                            Genus Nanometa Simon, 1908  
                            Genus Neoprolochus Reimoser, 1927  
                            Genus Okileucauge Tanikawa, 2001  
                            Genus Opadometa Archer, 1951  
                            Genus Opas O. P.-Cambridge, 1896  
                            Genus Orsinome Thorell, 1890  
                            Genus Pachygnatha Sundevall, 1823 – thickjawed orbweavers 
                            Genus Parameta Simon, 1895  
                            Genus Parazilia Lessert, 1938  
                            Genus Pholcipes Schmidt & Krause, 1993  
                            Genus Pickardinella Archer, 1951  
                            Genus Sancus Tullgren, 1910  
                            Genus Schenkeliella Strand, 1934  
                            Genus Tetragnatha Latreille, 1804 – longjawed orbweavers 
                            Genus Timonoe Thorell, 1898  
                            Genus Tylorida Simon, 1894  
                            Genus Wolongia Zhu, Kim & Song, 1997  
                            Genus Zygiometella Wunderlich, 1995  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: World Spider Catalog, Version 11.0, website (version 11.0)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Platnick, Norman I. 2011. The World Spider Catalog, v.11.0. American Museum of Natural History. Database built by Robert J. Raven from the files underlying the website at DOI: 10.5531/db.iz.0001   
  Reference for: Tetragnathidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Breene, R. G., D. Allen Dean, G. B. Edwards, Blain Hebert, Herbert W. Levi, Gail Manning, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Common Names of Arachnids, Fifth Edition   
  Page(s): 42   
  Publisher: American Tarantula Society   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-929427-11-5   
  Notes: The American Arachnological Society Committee on Common Names of Arachnids. Available online at   
  Reference for: Tetragnathidae, longjawed orbweavers [English]   

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