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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Classis: Arachnida
Ordo: Araneae
Subordo: Opisthothelae
Infraordo: Araneomorphae
Taxon: Neocribellatae
Series: Entelegynae
Sectio: Dionycha
Superfamilia: Gnaphosoidea

Familia: Gnaphosidae
Genus: Aneplasa
Species: A. balnearia – A. borlei – A. facies – A. interrogationis – A. nigra – A. primaris – A. sculpturata – A. strandi

Aneplasa Tucker, 1923

Type species: Aneplasa balnearia Richard William Ethelbert Tucker, 1923
Primary references

Tucker, R.W.E. 1923. The Drassidae of South Africa. Annals of the South African Museum 19: 251-437. Reference page.

Additional references

Aneplasa is a genus of African ground spiders that was first described by R. W. E. Tucker in 1923,[2] but might actually be a junior synonym of Nomisia.[3]

As of May 2019 it contains eight species found in South Africa, East Africa, or Angola:[1]

Aneplasa balnearia Tucker, 1923 (type) – South Africa
Aneplasa borlei Lessert, 1933 – Angola
Aneplasa facies Tucker, 1923 – South Africa
Aneplasa interrogationis Tucker, 1923 – South Africa
Aneplasa nigra Tucker, 1923 – South Africa
Aneplasa primaris Tucker, 1923 – South Africa
Aneplasa sculpturata Tucker, 1923 – South Africa
Aneplasa strandi Caporiacco, 1947 – East Africa


"Gen. Aneplasa Tucker, 1923". World Spider Catalog Version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern. 2019. doi:10.24436/2. Retrieved 2019-06-04.
Tucker, R. W. E. (1923). "The Drassidae of South Africa". Annals of the South African Museum. 19: 251–437.
Murphy, J. (2007). "Gnaphosid genera of the world". British Arachnological Society, St Neots, Cambridgeshire: 34.


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