Aorangia

Aorangia sp., photographed by S. E. Thorpe.

Belongs within: Amphinectidae.

Aorangia is a New Zealand genus of ground-dwelling spiders characterised by long posterior spinnerets with prominent spigots along the inner side of the distal segment.

<==Aorangia Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–*A. ansa Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. agama Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. fiordensis Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. isolata Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. kapitiensis Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. mauii Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. muscicola Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. obscura Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. otira Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. pilgrimi Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. poppelwelli Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. pudica Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. semita Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. silvestris Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
|–A. singularis Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10
`–A. tumida Forster & Wilton 1973 PVD10

*Type species of generic name indicated

REFERENCES

[PVD10] Paquin, P., C. J. Vink & N. Dupérré. 2010. Spiders of New Zealand: annotated family key and species list. Manaaki Whenua Press: Lincoln (New Zealand).

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