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Genus Comaroma Bertkau, 1889

Type species: Comaroma simoni Bertkau , 1889.

Characters of genus. 8 eyes, AME very reduced and difficult to see, the other eyes forming 2 triangular groups; abdomen with 2 scuta in female, 3 scuta in male.

Taxonomy. For a long time the genus Comaroma has been assigned to the Theridiidae or to the Linyphidae subfamily Erigoninae ; transferred to the Anapidae by WUNDERLICH, 1986.

Distribution. There are 6 species in the World (PLATNICK, 2010); 4 species appear in China or in Japan, one species in the USA; one species appears in Europe.


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