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Species Marchena minuta

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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 (Entelegynae)
Family Salticidae (Jumping Spiders)
Genus Marchena
Species minuta (Marchena minuta)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
(Peckham & Peckham, 1888)
Size
About 4 mm body length.
Range
Western North America, including California, Oregon, Washington, Montana, Idaho and Nevada.
Habitat
Maddison describes this species as being found almost exclusively on conifers, but Tim Manolis has also found it on deciduous trees and shrubs in California (in litt.).
Print References
(1)
Works Cited
1.Marchena and other jumping spiders with an apparent leg-carapace stridulatory mechanism
Wayne Maddison. 1987. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 7 (4), 101-106.