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Seeking help on Agelenopsis

I'd love to hear additional opinions on these specimens.

Agelenopsis id opinion
I agree with Marc Milne, these are tough.
I think that the Halma Swamp specimen looks more like A. potteri than anything else, but the spermathecae look totally different. I don't think it looks much like the Roseau River specimen, which does resemble potteri a bit, but the views of the atrium don't seem clearly like that species to me. The spermathecae of the Roseau River specimen do resemble A. potteri though. I have no clue about the Beltrami State Forests specimen. I should probably re-visit all our (Ohio State) Agelenopsis sometime. Most weren't dissected.

 
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Thanks for looking at these. Most the A. potteri collected in south-central Minnesota are rather clear-cut upon dissection and staining. These were definitely not that way.

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