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Araneidae (orb-weaving spider)

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida - Araneidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Araneidae Simon
1922Argiopidae Petrunkevitch p. 254
1922Epeirinae Petrunkevitch p. 260
2013Araneidae Dunlop et al. p. 160

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
Prosomapoda
classXiphosura()
orderXiphosuridaLatreille 1802
Planaterga
Dekatriata
RankNameAuthor
SclerophorataKamenz et al. 2011
classArachnidaLamarck 1801
Pantetrapulmonata
subclassTetrapulmonataSchultz 1990
Serikodiastida
orderAraneae
suborderOpisthothelaePocock 1892
infraorderAraneomorphaeSmith 1902
AraneocladaPlatnick 1977
OrbiculariaeWalckanear 1802
superfamilyAraneoideaSimon 1895
familyAraneidaeSimon 1895
familyAraneidaeSimon 1895

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available