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Genus Gnaphosa

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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
20 species in Bugguide's range.
Members of this genus have a serrated keel on the retromargin of each chelicera.
Exact distribution within these countries will be added when time permits.

- altudona
- antipola - USA, Canada
- borea - Holarctic
- brumalis - USA, Canada, Alaska
- californica - USA, Canada
- clara - North America
- dentata
- fontinalis - USA, Mexico
- hirsutipes - USA, Mexico
- maritima - USA, Mexico
- microps - Holarctic
- muscorum - Holarctic
- orites - Holarctic
- parvula - USA, Canada, Alaska
- salsa - USA, Mexico
- saxosa
- sericata - USA & south
- snohomish - USA, Canada
- synthetica - USA, Mexico
- 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.
Internet References Map and Information
Kaston.Transy.Edu List of Species