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lenta group

Another Hogna? - Hogna - female Ginormous brown spider found at the bottom of our pool, not alive but still startling.  What is it? - Hogna - female spider - Hogna - female Am I right that this is one of the Wolf Spiders (Lycosidae)? - Hogna - female Spider with Youngsters! - Hogna What type am I? - Hogna WSS - Hogna - male Unknown Spider - Hogna
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Lycosidae (Wolf Spiders)
Genus Hogna
No Taxon lenta group
Numbers
Group A: L. tigana & L. pseudoceratiola.

Group B: (split into 3 sub-groups)
- Sub-group 1. L. lenta & retenta. (Note: Lycosa retenta = Allocosa retenta.)
- Sub-group 2. L. timuqua.
- Sub-group 3. L. miami, ammophila & ericeticola.
Internet References
~ digitallibrary.amnh.org - PDF article, A STUDY OF THE LENTA GROUP OF THE GENUS LYCOSA, WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF NEW SPECIES (ARANEAE, LYCOSIDAE) BY H. K. WALLACE.
~ www.floridanature.org - Comparison images.