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Genus Oecobius - Wall spiders

Wall Spider - Oecobius? - Oecobius - male Indoor spider - Oecobius Spider - Oecobius Wall spider 1 - Oecobius navus Wall Spider - Oecobius - male Wall spider - Oecobius navus Oecobius navus - female Tiny spider on stucco host - Oecobius
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Oecobiidae (Wall spiders)
Genus Oecobius (Wall spiders)
Pronunciation
ek-O-bee-uhs(1)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Greek oikos (οικος)- "house" + bios (βιος)- "living"

'Living in the house'(1)
Numbers
Seven species in US.(1)
Habitat
houses, stucco walls, under bark on trees and grape vines, rocks
Food
ants, other small insects
Print References
Link to 1970 revision of genus by Shear is on p. 129 - here.
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.