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Photo#145231
Ground Spider? - Metaltella simoni

Ground Spider? - Metaltella simoni
Little Elm, Denton County, Texas, USA
September 8, 2007
Size: .5"

Looks
like Metaltella simoni.

 
???
Wow, I've never even heard of the 'family!' Is this something split from Amaurobiidae or something?

 
Its a first for me too.
And I have no idea. I will keep an eye out for more of these for some beter shots.