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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Family Prokoeneniidae

Prokoenenia wheeleri, dorsal 1 - Prokoenenia wheeleri Prokoenenia wheeleri, dorsal 2 - Prokoenenia wheeleri Prokoenenia wheeleri, lateral - Prokoenenia wheeleri Prokoenenia wheeleri, grooming behavior - Prokoenenia wheeleri Palpigrade (Prokoenenia wheeleri?) - Prokoenenia wheeleri
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Palpigradi (Microscorpions)
Family Prokoeneniidae
Explanation of Names
Prokoeneniidae Condé 1996
Numbers
2 spp. in a single genus in our area, 7 spp. in 2 genera worldwide(1)