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Species Philodromus rufus

Philodromus rufus? - Philodromus rufus - female Spider - Philodromus rufus Running Crab Spider - Philodromus rufus Adult Male - Philodromus rufus - male Philodromus rufus - male Thomisidae - Philodromus rufus Thomisidae - Philodromus rufus P. rufus pacificus male - Philodromus rufus - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Philodromidae (Running Crab Spiders)
Genus Philodromus
Species rufus (Philodromus rufus)
See Also
P. rodecki vs. P. rufus - The Moldenke et al. Forest Service key to arboreal spiders (PDF) says: "Keying out with P. rufus is the infrequent P. rodecki, found at the western edge of the Great Basin; the abdominal dorsum of P. rodecki is covered with patches of orange pubescence interspersed with dark, round punctations"