Oecobioidea

Wall spider Oecobius navus, copyright Robert Whyte.

Belongs within: Entelegynae.

The Oecobiidae are a cosmopolitan group of small to medium-sized spiders that construct small star-shaped mesh-webs or multilayered webs over cracks or crevices in rocks or walls (Jocqué & Dippenaar-Schoeman 2007).

<==OecobioideaWC17
|--OecobiidaeGC99
| |--UroecobiinaeJD-S07
| | |--Urocteana Roewer 1961JD-S07
| | `--Uroecobius Jullmann & Zimmermann 1976JD-S07
| |--Urocteinae [Urocteidae]JD-S07
| | |--Paruroctea blauvelti Petrunkevitch 1942S93
| | `--Uroctea Dufour 1820JD-S07
| | `--U. durandiA99
| `--OecobiinaeJD-S07
| |--Paroecobius Lamoral 1981JD-S07
| |--Platoecobius Chamberlin & Ivie 1935JD-S07
| `--Oecobius Lucas 1846PVD10
| |--*O. navus Blackwell 1859PVD10
| |--O. annulipes Lucas 1846E12
| |--O. cellariorumJD-S07
| |--O. concinnus (Simon 1893)GLV14
| `--O. domesticus Lucas 1846E12
`--HersiliidaeWC17
| i. s.: Tama Simon 1882JD-S07
| Neotama Baehr & Baehr 1993JD-S07
| Murricia Simon 1882JD-S07
| Promurricia Baehr & Baehr 1993JD-S07
| Tyrotama Foord & Dippenaar-Scoeman 2005JD-S07
| Yabisi Rheims & Brescovit 2004JD-S07
| Gerdia myura Menge 1854S93
| Fictotama extincta Petrunkevitch 1971P92
| Perturbator corniger Petrunkevitch 1971P92
| Priscotama antiqua Petrunkevitch 1971P92
| Prototama succinea Petrunkevitch 1971P92
| Tamopsis Baehr & Baehr 1993JD-S07
| | i. s.: T. forrestae Baehr & Baehr 1988 [=T. forresti]BB95
| | T. gibbosaBB95
| | T. grayiBB95
| | T. piankaiBB95
| | T. reevesbyanaBB95
| |--T. brachycauda Baehr & Baehr 1987BB95
| |--+--*T. eucalypti (Rainbow 1900) [=Tama eucalypti]BB95
| | `--T. brisbanensis Baehr & baehr 1987BB95
| |--+--T. darlingtoniana Baehr & Baehr 1987BB95
| | `--T. daviesae Baehr & Baehr 1987 [=T. daviesi]BB95
| |--+--T. distinguenda Baehr & Baehr 1992BB95
| | |--T. facialis Baehr & Baehr 1993BB95
| | |--T. kochi Baehr & Baehr 1987BB95
| | |--T. queenslandicaBB95
| | `--T. weiri Baehr & Baehr 1995BB95
| `--+--T. fickerti (Koch 1876) [=Chalinura fickerti]BB95
| |--T. fitzroyensis Baehr & Baehr 1987BB95
| |--T. jongi Baehr & Baehr 1995BB95
| |--T. longbottomi Baehr & Baehr 1993BB95
| |--T. marriBB95
| |--T. occidentalis Baehr & Baehr 1987BB95
| |--T. perthensis Baehr & Baehr 1987BB95
| |--T. petricola Baehr & Baehr 1995BB95
| |--T. pseudocircumvidens Baehr & Baehr 1987BB95
| `--T. tropica Baehr & Baehr 1987BB95
|--Hersilia Audouin 1826WC17, JD-S07
| |--*H. caudataS69
| |--H. australiensisBB95
| |--H. calcuttensis Stoliczka 1869S69
| |--H. edwardsii Lucas 1846E12
| |--H. indica Lucas 1836 [incl. H. savignyi Lucas 1836]S69
| |--H. mainae Baehr & Baehr 1995BB95
| |--H. mimbiBB95
| |--H. miranda Koch & Berendt 1854S93
| |--H. oraniensis Lucas 1846E12
| |--H. sericeaWC17
| |--H. sumatrana Thor. 1890K92
| `--H. versicolorS69
`--+--Ypypuera Rheims & Brescovit 2004WC17, JD-S07
| `--Y. cruciferaWC17
`--+--Iviraiva Rheims & Brescovit 2004WC17, JD-S07
| `--I. argentinaWC17
`--Hersiliola Thorell 1870WC17, JD-S07
`--H. macullulataWC17

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[A99] Ax, P. 1999. Das System der Metazoa II. Ein Lehrbuch der phylogenetischen Systematik. Gustav Fisher Verlag: Stuttgart (translated: 2000. Multicellular Animals: The phylogenetic system of the Metazoa vol. 2. Springer).

[BB95] Baehr, B., & M. Baehr. 1995. New species and new records of Hersiliidae from Australia (Arachnida, Araneae, Hersiliidae). Fifth supplement to the revision of the Australian Hersiliidae. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 52: 107–118.

[E12] Evenhuis, N. L. 2012. Publication and dating of the Exploration Scientifique de l’Algérie: Histoire Naturelle des Animaux Articulés (1846–1849) by Pierre Hippolyte Lucas. Zootaxa 3448: 1–61.

[GLV14] García, L. F., M. Lacava & C. Viera. 2014. Diet composition and prey selectivity by the spider Oecobius concinnus (Araneae: Oecobiidae) from Colombia. Journal of Arachnology 42 (2): 199–201.

[GC99] Griswold, C. E., J. A. Coddington, N. I. Platnick & R. R. Forster. 1999. Towards a phylogeny of entelegyne spiders (Araneae, Araneomorphae, Entelegynae). Journal of Arachnology 27: 53–63.

[JD-S07] Jocqué, R., & A. S. Dippenaar-Schoeman. 2007. Spider Families of the World. Royal Museum for Central Africa: Tervuren (Belgium).

[K92] Karsch, F. 1892. Arachniden von Ceylon und von Minikoy gesammelt von den Herren Doctoren P. und F. Sarasin. Berliner Entomologische Zeitschrift 36 (2): 267–310.

[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).

[P92] Poinar, G. O., Jr. 1992. Life in Amber. Stanford University Press: Stanford.

[S93] Selden, P. A. 1993. Arthropoda (Aglaspidida, Pycnogonida and Chelicerata). In: Benton, M. J. (ed.) The Fossil Record 2 pp. 297–320. Chapman & Hall: London.

[S69] Stoliczka, F. 1869. Contribution to the knowledge of Indian Arachnoidea. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal 38 pt 2 (4): 201–251, pls 18–20.

[WC17] Wheeler, W. C., J. A. Coddington, L. M. Crowley, D. Dimitrov, P. A. Goloboff, C. E. Griswold, G. Hormiga, L. Prendini, M. J. Ramírez, P. Sierwald, L. Almeida-Silva, F. Alvarez-Padilla, M. A. Arnedo, L. R. Benavides Silva, S. P. Benjamin, J. E. Bond, C. J. Grismado, E. Hasan, M. Hedin, M. A. Izquierdo, F. M. Labarque, J. Ledford, L. Lopardo, W. P. Maddison, J. A. Miller, L. N. Piacentini, N. I. Platnick, D. Polotow, D. Silva-Dávila, N. Scharff, T. Szűts, D. Ubick, C. J. Vink, H. M. Wood & J. Zhang. 2017. The spider tree of life: phylogeny of Araneae based on target-gene analyses from an extensive taxon sampling. Cladistics 33: 574–616.

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