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Maorineta
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Infraorder: Araneomorphae
Family: Linyphiidae
Genus: Maorineta
Millidge, 1988
Type species
M. tibialis
Millidge, 1988
Species

9, see text

Maorineta is a genus of dwarf spiders that was first described by Alfred Frank Millidge in 1988.

Species

As of May 2019 it contains nine species, found in Indonesia, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, and New Zealand:

  • Maorineta acerba Millidge, 1988 – New Zealand
  • Maorineta ambigua Millidge, 1991 – Marshall Is., Caroline Is., Cook Is.
  • Maorineta gentilis Millidge, 1988 – New Zealand
  • Maorineta minor Millidge, 1988 – New Zealand
  • Maorineta mollis Millidge, 1988 – New Zealand
  • Maorineta sulawesi Tanasevitch, 2012 – Indonesia (Sulawesi)
  • Maorineta sulcata Millidge, 1988 – New Zealand
  • Maorineta tibialis Millidge, 1988 (type) – New Zealand
  • Maorineta tumida Millidge, 1988 – New Zealand
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