Comaroma Bertkau, 1889

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https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6192764

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6192764

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scientific name

Comaroma Bertkau, 1889
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Genus Comaroma Bertkau, 1889

Type species: Comaroma simoni Bertkau, 1889 .

Characters of genus. 8 eyes, AME very reduced and difficult to see, the other eyes forming 2 triangular groups; abdomen with 2 scuta in female, 3 scuta in male.

Taxonomy. For a long time the genus Comaroma has been assigned to the Theridiidae or to the Linyphidae subfamily Erigoninae ; transferred to the Anapidae by WUNDERLICH, 1986.

Distribution. There are 6 species in the World (PLATNICK, 2010); 4 species appear in China or in Japan, one species in the USA; one species appears in Europe.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Anapidae