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Species Philodromus praelustris

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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 Philodromidae (Running Crab Spiders)
Genus Philodromus
Species praelustris (Philodromus praelustris)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Philodromus praelustris Keyserling, 1880
Explanation of Names
Latin: "very illustrious or magnificent"