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Family Atypidae - Purseweb Spiders


Phylogeny of a cosmopolitan family of morphologically conserved trapdoor spiders (Mygalomorphae, Ctenizidae) using Anchored Hybr
By Godwin, R. L., Opatova, V., Garrison, N. L., Hamilton, C. A. & Bond, J. E.
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 126: 303-313, 2018
Phylogeny of a cosmopolitan family of morphologically conserved trapdoor spiders (Mygalomorphae, Ctenizidae) using Anchored Hybrid Enrichment, with a description of the family, Halonoproctidae Pocock 1901

https://wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/14352

The mygalomorph spider genus Microhexura (Araneae, Dipluridae)
By Frederick A. Coyle
Bulletin American Museum of Natural History 170: 64-75, 1981
Online download available from the AMNH publications website here: http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/dspace/handle/2246/1057. It's part of a large compilation of papers. The Microhexura section starts on page 64.

Systematics of the mygalomorph spider genus Masteria (Masteriinae: Dipluridae: Arachnida)
By Raven, R. J.
Australian Journal of Zoology 27(4): 623-636, 1979
https://wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/5207

Systematic revision of Mexican threatened tarantulas Brachypelma
By Mendoza, J. & Francke, O.
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 188(1): 82-147, 2020
https://wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/15011

Systematic revision of Mexican threatened tarantulas Brachypelma
By Mendoza, J. & Francke, O.
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 2020
https://wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/15011

Phylogenetic systematics and evolution of the spider infraorder Mygalomorphae using genomic scale data
By Opatova, V., Hamilton, C. A., Hedin, M., Montes de Oca, L., Král, J. & Bond, J. E.
Systematic Biology 69(4): 671-707, 2020
https://wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/14978

Spiders of the World: A Natural History
By Norman I. Platnick Contributions by Rudy Jocqué, Gustavo Hormiga, Robert Raven, Martín J. Ramírez, and Peter Jäger
Princeton University Press, 2020
https://press.princeton.edu/books/hardcover/9780691188850/spiders-of-the-world

The spider genus Maro in North America (Araneae: Linyphiidae)
By Dondale, C. D. & Buckle, D. J.
Fabreries 26: 9-15. download pdf, 2001
https://wsc.nmbe.ch/reference/9092