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Genus Cercidia

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Araneidae (Orb Weavers)
Genus Cercidia
Explanation of Names
Author of the name: Thorell. Year first published: 1869.
Numbers
1 species in North America.
Range
C. prominens - Michigan, New Hampshire New York & Massachusetts. (Lake states and New England)(1)
Works Cited
1.The American orb-weaver genera Larinia, Cercidia and Mangora north of Mexico
H.W. Levi. 1975. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 147: 100-135.