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Species Loxosceles blanda - Big Bend Recluse

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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 (Synspermiata)
Family Sicariidae
Genus Loxosceles (Brown Spiders)
Species blanda (Big Bend Recluse)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Loxosceles arizonica Gertsch, 1958. Records from eastern NM and west TX.
Explanation of Names
Specific name from Latin blandus, flattering.(1)
Common name from list in Vetter, 2015(2)
Range
Southeastern NM, west TX into Mexico.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.The spider genus Loxosceles in North America, Central America, and the West Indies
W. J. Gertsch & F. Ennik. 1983. American Museum of Natural History, Vol 175 (3): 265-360.
2.THE BROWN RECLUSE
RICHARD S. VETTER. 2015. Cornell University Press.