Ctenizidae


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Ctenizidae

a family of venomous spiders. It contains Atrax spp., the funnel-web spider.
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The family Ctenizidae (Orthognatha, Mygalomorphae) is one of the four families of trapdoor spiders found in India (Siliwal & Molur 2007).
The family Nemesiidae was proposed in 1985 by Raven by elevating Simon's Nemesiae Simon 1892, synonymizing Pycnothelidae with it, and transferring to it some genera previously placed in Ctenizidae (Raven 1985).
animosa) Southeastern X X Ctenizidae Ummidia tuobira (Chamberlin) Uncertain X X?