Berland, 1917 is illustrated,
redescribed and, along with Phoneyusa celerierae
and Phoneyusa efuliensis
Smith, 1990, transferred to the genus
Simon, 1892. Type material of Hysterocrates
Pocock, 1897 and topotypes of Phoneyusa lesserti
1973 are illustrated for comparison. Phoneyusa nigroventris
(Marx, 1893) is treated as nomen dubium.