Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Greek (τριτων): named after the minor sea god, son of Poseidon.
The abdomen has a series of small paired white spots. The sternum is marked with six large black spots. (1)
This species and D. striatus appear to have striped femurs. While all other species have banded femurs. ~ Lynette 10/15/11
Thoughout the United States and southern Canada, although seldom encountered in the Rockies and Great Plains. (1)
Often confused with pirate wolf spiders: