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Species Anyphaena pectorosa

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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 Anyphaenidae (Ghost Spiders)
Genus Anyphaena
Species pectorosa (Anyphaena pectorosa)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Author of the name: Koch. Year first published: 1866.
Eastern US (Platnick 1974), and also in Canada (exact Canadian range unknown at this time)