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Species Faiditus cancellatus

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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 Theridiidae (Cobweb Spiders)
Genus Faiditus
Species cancellatus (Faiditus cancellatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Previously in Argyrodes, transferred to Faiditus by Agnarsson, 2004.
Explanation of Names
Hentz, 1850
Size
Female: 2.3-3.5mm
Male: 2.5-4.5mm(1)
Range
Eastern North America, eastern TX, FL north to NH, also Ontario.(1)
Habitat
Often found in the webs of other spiders.(1)
Remarks
Size and color are variable in all populations.(1)
Works Cited
1.American spiders of the genus Argyrodes (Araneae, Theridiidae)
Harriet Exline & Herbert W. Levi. 1962. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology Harvard 127(2):75-204.