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Trochanteriidae  Karsch, 1879
Taxonomic Serial No.: 871546

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): trochanteriid spiders [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumChelicerata  – cheliceriformes, quelicerado, queliceriforme  
                      SubclassArachnida  – araignées, aracnídeo, arachnids, arácnidos  
                         OrderAraneae  – spiders, aranhas, araignées, arañas  
                            FamilyTrochanteriidae Karsch, 1879 – trochanteriid spiders  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Boolathana Platnick, 2002  
                               Genus Desognanops Platnick, 2008  
                               Genus Desognaphosa Platnick, 2002  
                               Genus Doliomalus Simon, 1897  
                               Genus Fissarena Henschel, Davies & Dickman, 1995  
                               Genus Hemicloea Thorell, 1870  
                               Genus Hemicloeina Simon, 1893  
                               Genus Longrita Platnick, 2002  
                               Genus Morebilus Platnick, 2002  
                               Genus Olin Deeleman-Reinhold, 2001  
                               Genus Plator Simon, 1880  
                               Genus Platorish Platnick, 2002  
                               Genus Platyoides O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1891  
                               Genus Pyrnus Simon, 1880  
                               Genus Rebilus Simon, 1880  
                               Genus Tinytrema Platnick, 2002  
                               Genus Trachycosmus Simon, 1893  
                               Genus Trachyspina Platnick, 2002  
                               Genus Trachytrema Simon, 1909  
                               Genus Trochanteria Karsch, 1878  
                               Genus Vectius Simon, 1897  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: World Spider Catalog, Version 21.0, website (version 21.0)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: World Spider Catalog (2020). Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at, accessed on 24 Jan 2020. doi: 10.24436/2   
  Reference for: Trochanteriidae   
  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: Trochanteriidae, trochanteriid spiders [English]   

 Geographic Information
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