Ctenizidae


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Ctenizidae

a family of venomous spiders. It contains Atrax spp., the funnel-web spider.
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Therefore, there is a need to revise the diagnosis of genera, and the generic key of the family Ctenizidae.
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).
Unterordnung Mygalomorphae, Family Ctenizidae und Atypidae.