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Species Phoroncidia americana

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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 (Entelegynae)
Family Theridiidae (Cobweb Spiders)
Genus Phoroncidia
Species americana (Phoroncidia americana)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Oronota americana - Levi, 1955c: 334, f. 1-8 (mf).
Ulesanis americana - Levi & Levi, 1962: 57, f. 244-245 (m).
Abdomen with a series of humps, eye region projecting out above the clypeus. (1)
Works Cited
1.Spiders of North America: An Identification Manual
D. Ubick, P. Paquin, P.E. Cushing and V. Roth (eds). 2005. American Arachnological Society.