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Alistra
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Infraorder: Araneomorphae
Family: Hahniidae
Genus: Alistra
Thorell, 1894
Type species
A. longicauda
Thorell, 1894
Species

21, see text

Synonyms
  • Aviola Simon, 1898
  • Bigois Simon, 1898
  • Nannonymphaeus Rainbow, 1920
  • Tawerana Forster, 1970

Alistra is a genus of dwarf sheet spiders that was first described by Tamerlan Thorell in 1894.

Species

As of May 2019 it contains twenty-one species:

  • Alistra annulata Zhang, Li & Zheng, 2011 – China
  • Alistra astrolomae (Hickman, 1948) – Australia (Tasmania)
  • Alistra berlandi (Marples, 1955) – Samoa
  • Alistra centralis (Forster, 1970) – New Zealand
  • Alistra hamata Zhang, Li & Pham, 2013 – Vietnam
  • Alistra hippocampa Zhang, Li & Zheng, 2011 – China
  • Alistra inanga (Forster, 1970) – New Zealand
  • Alistra longicauda Thorell, 1894 (type) – Indonesia (Sumatra)
  • Alistra mangareia (Forster, 1970) – New Zealand
  • Alistra mendanai Brignoli, 1986 – Solomon Is., Réunion
  • Alistra myops (Simon, 1898) – Philippines
  • Alistra napua (Forster, 1970) – New Zealand
  • Alistra opina (Forster, 1970) – New Zealand
  • Alistra personata Ledoux, 2004 – Réunion
  • Alistra pusilla (Rainbow, 1920) – Australia (Lord Howe Is.)
  • Alistra radleyi (Simon, 1898) – Sri Lanka
  • Alistra reinga (Forster, 1970) – New Zealand
  • Alistra stenura (Simon, 1898) – Sri Lanka
  • Alistra sulawesensis Bosmans, 1992 – Indonesia (Sulawesi)
  • Alistra taprobanica (Simon, 1898) – Sri Lanka
  • Alistra tuna (Forster, 1970) – New Zealand
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