Parafroneta marrineri female, photographed by S. E. Thorpe.
Belongs within: Linyphiidae.

Parafroneta is a genus of linyphiid spiders endemic to New Zealand in which the male palp is typically long and slender, without significant dilation apically.

<==Parafroneta Blest 1979 PVD10
|–*P. marrineri (Hogg 1909) PVD10
|–P. ambigua Blest 1979 PVD10
|–P. confusa Blest 1979 PVD10
|–P. demota Blest & Vink 2002 PVD10
|–P. haurokoae Blest & Vink 2002 PVD10
|–P. hirsuta Blest & Vink 2003 PVD10
|–P. insula Blest 1979 PVD10
|–P. minuta Blest 1979 PVD10
|–P. monticola Blest 1979 PVD10
|–P. persimilis Blest 1979 PVD10
|–P. pilosa Blest & Vink 2003 PVD10
|–P. subalpina Blest & Vink 2002 PVD10
|–P. subantarctica Blest 1979 PVD10
`–P. westlandica Blest & Vink 2002 PVD10

*Type species of generic name indicated


[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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