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Genus Admestina

Tiny Salticid - Admestina tibialis - male Tiny Salticid - Admestina tibialis - male Salticidae sp. - Admestina wheeleri - male Jumping Spider  - Admestina Little Jumping Spider - Admestina tibialis - male Admestina? - Admestina Jumping spider - Admestina - female Admestina sp.? - Admestina
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Salticidae (Jumping Spiders)
Genus Admestina
Identification
It is difficult to differentiate the 3 species of Admestina without looking at the genitalia. Usually though a guess can be made based on the location.
• A. wheeleri is found the furthest north: New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Michigan, Wisconsin, South Dakota, North Dakota, Canada.
• A. archboldi is found the furthest south: Florida, Texas, Georgia, Mississippi, Louisiana.
• A. tibialis is found in between: from New England to Florida.