Rhitymna Simon 1897,

Jäger, Peter, 2007, Spiders from Laos with descriptions of new species (Arachnida: Araneae), Acta Arachnologica 56 (1), pp. 29-58: 55

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http://doi.org/ 10.2476/asjaa.56.29

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scientific name

Rhitymna Simon 1897
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Rhitymna Simon 1897 

The genus Rhitymna  was revised and recognised as an exclusively Asian genus by Jäger (2003). Eleven African species were transferred to other genera (e.g., Olios  , Damastes  ) and new Asian Rhitymna  species were described. In total fourteen species are presently known from Sri Lanka to the Philippines and from China (Yunnan) to Indonesia (Java).