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Genus Neon

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Salticidae (Jumping Spiders)
Genus Neon
6 species in North America. (1)
Mature adults range in size from 1.5mm to 3.0mm. (2)
Print References
Internet References
Proszynski's Diagnostic Drawing Library entry (here).
Works Cited
1.Salticidae of North America, including Mexico
Richman, David B., Bruce Cutler, & David E. Hill. 2012. Peckhamia, 95.3.
2.The spider genus Neon in North America.
Gertsch and Ivie. 1955. American Museum novitates no. 1743.