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Species Ctenus captiosus

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Ctenidae (Wandering Spiders)
Genus Ctenus (Tropical wolf spiders)
Species captiosus (Ctenus captiosus)
Other Common Names
Wandering Spider
Tropical Wolf Spider
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Author of the name: Gertsch. Year first published: 1935, as Ctenus captiosus.
only Florida(1)
Works Cited
1.The Ctenidae of temperate zone North America
William B. Peck. 1981. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 170: 157-169.