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Ctenidae  Keyserling, 1877
Taxonomic Serial No.: 871520

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): wandering spiders [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  
                         FamilyCtenidae Keyserling, 1877 – wandering spiders  
    Direct Children:  
                            Genus Acantheis Thorell, 1891  
                            Genus Acanthoctenus Keyserling, 1877  
                            Genus Africactenus Hyatt, 1954  
                            Genus Amauropelma Raven, Stumkat & Gray, 2001  
                            Genus Anahita Karsch, 1879  
                            Genus Ancylometes Bertkau, 1880  
                            Genus Apolania Simon, 1898  
                            Genus Asthenoctenus Simon, 1897  
                            Genus Bengalla Gray & Thompson, 2001  
                            Genus Caloctenus Keyserling, 1877  
                            Genus Celaetycheus Simon, 1897  
                            Genus Centroctenus Mello-Leitão, 1929  
                            Genus Ctenus Walckenaer, 1805  
                            Genus Cupiennius Simon, 1891  
                            Genus Diallomus Simon, 1897  
                            Genus Enoploctenus Simon, 1897  
                            Genus Gephyroctenus Mello-Leitão, 1936  
                            Genus Incasoctenus Mello-Leitão, 1942  
                            Genus Isoctenus Bertkau, 1880  
                            Genus Itatiaya Mello-Leitão, 1915  
                            Genus Janusia Gray, 1973  
                            Genus Leptoctenus L. Koch, 1878  
                            Genus Mahafalytenus Silva, 2007  
                            Genus Montescueia Carcavallo & Martínez, 1961  
                            Genus Nothroctenus Badcock, 1932  
                            Genus Ohvida Polotow & Brescovit, 2009  
                            Genus Parabatinga Polotow & Brescovit, 2009  
                            Genus Paravulsor Mello-Leitão, 1922  
                            Genus Petaloctenus Jocqué & Steyn, 1997  
                            Genus Phoneutria Perty, 1833  
                            Genus Phymatoctenus Simon, 1897  
                            Genus Thoriosa Simon, 1910  
                            Genus Toca Polotow & Brescovit, 2009  
                            Genus Trogloctenus Lessert, 1935  
                            Genus Trujillina Bryant, 1948  
                            Genus Tuticanus Simon, 1897  
                            Genus Viracucha Lehtinen, 1967  
                            Genus Viridasius Simon, 1889  
                            Genus Vulsor Simon, 1889  
                            Genus Wiedenmeyeria Schenkel, 1953  

  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: Ctenidae   
  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: Ctenidae, wandering spiders [English]   

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