PHYXELIDIDAE

Zonstein, Sergei, Marusik, Yuri & Omelko, Mikhail, 2015, A survey of spider taxa new to Israel (Arachnida: Araneae), Zoology in the Middle East 61 (4), pp. 372-385: 379

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http://doi.org/ 10.1080/09397140.2015.1095525

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039BF00B-8C1E-FFC6-FF3F-FB2E55B11FFB

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Jeremy

scientific name

PHYXELIDIDAE
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Family PHYXELIDIDAE  

A small family of cribellate spiders with 64 known species distributed among 14 genera ( WSC, 2015). Most of the species (61) are restricted to Africa, south of the Sahara. One genus with two species is known from Southeast Asia, and one species occurs in the East Mediterranean (see below).