Gulf of Mexico to Alaska. (1)
Members of the genus Antrodiaetus
are subterranean tube dwellers, closing the silken tube entrance by drawing in the rim (1)
The California Turrett spider, Antrodiaetus riversi builds a silken turrett which remains open.
Members of the genus Aliatypus are trapdoor spiders.
Coyle, F. A. (1971). Systematics and natural history of the mygalomorph spider genus Antrodiaetus and related genera (Araneae: Antrodiaetidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College 141: 269-402.