Phylogeny and classification of Pholcidae (Araneae): an update

@inproceedings{Huber2011PhylogenyAC,
  title={Phylogeny and classification of Pholcidae (Araneae): an update},
  author={Bernhard A. Huber},
  year={2011}
}
  • B. Huber
  • Published 27 October 2011
  • Biology
Abstract For over 100 years, Eugène Simon's system of pholcid classification has been used with only minor modifications. Phylogenetic research over the last decade has shown that some fundamental changes are necessary if the formal system is to reflect putative evolutionary relationships. Based on cladistic analyses of morphological and molecular data and on qualitative character assessment, the family is here divided into five subfamilies: Ninetinae, Arteminae, Modisiminae, Smeringopinae, and… 
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