Nemesiidae Simon, 1889

Li, Shuqiang & Zonstein, Sergei, 2015, Eight new species of the spider genera Raveniola and Sinopesa from China and Vietnam (Araneae, Nemesiidae), ZooKeys 519, pp. 1-32: 2-3

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Nemesiidae Simon, 1889


Taxon classification Animalia Araneae

Family Nemesiidae Simon, 1889 


Only two genera of the family occur with some degree of certainty in eastern Asia. Judging from the original description, Nemesia sinensis  Pocock, 1901 probably belongs to the Cyrtaucheniidae  (see Zonstein and Marusik 2012).

Key to the East and South-East Asian genera of Nemesiidae  :

The distribution of Atmetochilus  is given considering data provided by Schwendinger (1996) and Zonstein and Marusik (in press).