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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: Saitonia
Species: S. kawaguchikonis – S. longicephala – S. muscus – S. ojiroensis – S. orientalis

Saitonia Eskov, 1992

Type species: Araeoncus muscus H. Saito, 1989

Eskov, K. Y. 1992. A restudy of the generic composition of the linyphiid spider fauna of the Far East (Araneida: Linyphiidae). Entomologica scand. 23: 153–168. [164]
Platnick, N. I. 2008. The World Spider Catalog, version 9.0. American Museum of Natural History. [1]

Saitonia is a genus of Asian sheet weavers that was first described by K. Y. Eskov in 1992.[2]

As of May 2019 it contains six species, found in Korea, Japan, and China:[1]

Saitonia kawaguchikonis Saito & Ono, 2001 – China, Japan
Saitonia longicephala (Saito, 1988) – Japan
Saitonia muscus (Saito, 1989) (type) – Japan
Saitonia ojiroensis (Saito, 1990) – Japan
Saitonia orientalis (Oi, 1960) – Japan
Saitonia pilosus Seo, 2011 – Korea

See also

List of Linyphiidae species (Q–Z)


"Gen. Saitonia Eskov, 1992". World Spider Catalog Version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern. 2019. doi:10.24436/2. Retrieved 2019-06-23.
Eskov, K. Y. (1992). "A restudy of the generic composition of the linyphiid spider fauna of the Far East (Araneida: Linyphiidae)". Entomologica Scandinavica. 23 (2): 153–168. doi:10.1163/187631292X00272.


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