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Family Desidae

Jumper - Badumna longinqua Spider - Badumna longinqua Spider in tree - Badumna longinqua Cribellate spider - Badumna longinqua - female Small spiders, very social, yet skiddish. - Badumna longinqua North Oregon coast possible Badumna longinqua ? - Badumna longinqua burlap spider  - Badumna longinqua - female Large spider: Bay Area California - Badumna longinqua
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Desidae
Numbers
Two species in the US: Badumna longinqua, an Australian species that is now common in some coastal urban areas of California, and Paratheuma insulana, found in intertidal areas in Florida. (1)
Works Cited
1.Spiders of North America: An Identification Manual
D. Ubick, P. Paquin, P.E. Cushing and V. Roth (eds). 2005. American Arachnological Society.