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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
Superfamilia: Araneoidea

Familia: Linyphiidae
Subfamilia: Erigoninae
Genus: Hypselistes
Species (11): H. acutidens – H. arcus – H. asiaticus – H. australis – H. basarukini – H. florens – H. fossilobus – H. jacksoni – H. kolymensis – H. paludicola – H. semiflavus

In synonymy (1): H. reducens

Hypselistes Simon, 1894

Type species: Erigone florens O. P.-Cambridge, 1875

Marusik, Yu.M. & Leech, R. 1993: The spider genus Hypselistes, including two new species, from Siberia and the Russian Far East (Araneida: Erigonidae). The Canadian Entomologist 125(6): 1115–1126. DOI: 10.4039/Ent1251115-6 Reference page.


Platnick, N. I. 2008. The World Spider Catalog, version 9.0. American Museum of Natural History. [1]

Hypselistes is a genus of dwarf spiders that was first described by Eugène Louis Simon in 1894.[2]

As of May 2019 it contains nine species and one subspecies, found in Canada, China, Japan, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Russia, and the United States:[1]

Hypselistes acutidens Gao, Sha & Zhu, 1989 – China
Hypselistes asiaticus Bösenberg & Strand, 1906 – Japan
Hypselistes australis Saito & Ono, 2001 – Russia (Far East), Japan
Hypselistes basarukini Marusik & Leech, 1993 – Russia (Sakhalin)
Hypselistes florens (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1875) (type) – USA, Canada
Hypselistes f. bulbiceps Chamberlin & Ivie, 1935 – USA
Hypselistes fossilobus Fei & Zhu, 1993 – Russia (Far East), China
Hypselistes jacksoni (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1903) – Europe, Russia (Europe to Far East), Kazakhstan, Mongolia, China
Hypselistes kolymensis Marusik & Leech, 1993 – Russia (Middle Siberia to Far North-East)
Hypselistes semiflavus (L. Koch, 1879) – Russia (Europe to Far East), Japan

See also

List of Linyphiidae species (A–H)


"Gen. Hypselistes Simon, 1894". World Spider Catalog Version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern. 2019. doi:10.24436/2. Retrieved 2019-06-15.
Simon, E (1894). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Paris: Roret. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973.


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