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Species Zelotes monachus

Zelotes monachus - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Gnaphosidae (Ground Spiders)
Genus Zelotes
Species monachus (Zelotes monachus)
Explanation of Names
Zelotes monachus Chamberlin, 1924
Size
Female: Length 5-6.5mm
Male: Length 4.5-6mm
Range
Southwestern US into Mexico. Unpublished record in texas here.
Season
Almost year round.
Print References
Platnick, N. I. & Shadab, M. U. (1983a). A revision of the American spiders of the genus Zelotes (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 174: 97-192.
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