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Family Filistatidae

Very Large Spider - Kukulcania hibernalis Funnel Weave Spider??? - Kukulcania hibernalis shiny brown spider in Central Florida - Kukulcania hibernalis Columbia, SC - Kukulcania hibernalis Kukulcania hibernalis - female Kukulcania - female Big black spider - Kukulcania Spider found by stepdaughter wanted to be identified and I was unsure of what to tell her other than its not a widow or recluse  - Kukulcania hibernalis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
Family Filistatidae
Numbers
2 genera in Bugguide's range - USA/Canada.
Range
Filistatinella
- crassipalpis - USA
- hermosa - USA
- howdyall - USA
- pistrix - USA
- spatulata - USA & Mexico
- tohono - USA
Kukulcania
- arizonica - USA
- geophila - USA
- - geophila wawona - USA
- hibernalis - southern USA, Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America(1)
- hurca - USA
- utahana - USA
Internet References
World Spider Catalog (2017). World Spider Catalog. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch, version 18.5, accessed on 10/30/2017.

Works Cited
1.World Spider Catalog