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Genus Gnaphosa

Gnaphosid? - Gnaphosa muscorum Adult Male - Gnaphosa borea - male Adult Male - Gnaphosa parvula - male Adult Female - Gnaphosa parvula - female Gnaphosid - Gnaphosa - female Spider with egg sac? - Gnaphosa Unknown Spider - Gnaphosa Gnaphosa muscorum? - Gnaphosa muscorum
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 Gnaphosa
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Numbers
There are 20 species in BugGuide's range.
Identification
Members of this genus have a serrated keel on the retromargin of each chelicera.
Range
Exact distribution within these countries will be added when time permits.

- G. altudona
- G.antipola - USA, Canada
- G.borea - Holarctic
- G.brumalis - USA, Canada, Alaska
- G.californica - USA, Canada
- G.clara - North America
- G.dentata
- G.fontinalis - USA, Mexico
- G.hirsutipes - USA, Mexico
- G.maritima - USA, Mexico
- G.microps - Holarctic
- G.muscorum - Holarctic
- G.orites - Holarctic
- G.parvula - USA, Canada, Alaska
- G.salsa - USA, Mexico
- G.saxosa
- G.sericata - USA & south
- G.snohomish - USA, Canada
- G.synthetica - USA, Mexico
- G.utahana
Print References
Ovcharenko, V. I. & N.I. Platnick. 1998. Taxonomic notes on the ground spider genus Gnaphosa (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). American Museum novitates; no. 3234. http://hdl.handle.net/2246/3364