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Family Tetragnathidae - Long-jawed Orb Weavers

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Chelicerata - Chelicerates
Class Arachnida - Arachnids
Order Araneae - Spiders
Infraorder Araneomorphae - True Spiders
No Taxon Entelegynae
Family Tetragnathidae - Long-jawed Orb Weavers

Genus Alcimosphenus
Genus Azilia
Species affinis - Azilia affinis
Genus Dolichognatha
Species pentagona - Dolichognatha pentagona
Genus Glenognatha
Species foxi - Glenognatha foxi
Genus Leucauge
Species argyra - Leucauge argyra
Species argyrobapta - Leucauge argyrobapta
Species licina - Dominican Spider
Species venusta - Orchard Spider
No Taxon juveniles
Genus Meta - Cave Orb Weavers
Species dolloff - Meta dolloff
Species ovalis - Meta ovalis
Genus Metellina
Species curtisi - Metellina curtisi
Species mimetoides - Metellina mimetoides
Species segmentata - Metellina segmentata
Genus Pachygnatha - Thickjawed Orb Weavers
Species autumnalis - Pachygnatha autumnalis
Species brevis - Pachygnatha brevis
Species clercki - Pachygnatha clercki
Species furcillata - Pachygnatha furcillata
Species tristriata - Pachygnatha tristriata
Species xanthostoma - Pachygnatha xanthostoma
Genus Tetragnatha - Longjawed Orbweavers
Species caudata - Tetragnatha caudata
Species dearmata - Tetragnatha dearmata
Species elongata - Tetragnatha elongata
Species extensa - Common Stretch Spider
Species guatemalensis - Tetragnatha guatemalensis
Species laboriosa - Silver Longjawed Orbweaver
Species nitens - Tetragnatha nitens
Species pallescens - Tetragnatha pallescens
Species straminea - Tetragnatha straminea
Species versicolor - Tetragnatha versicolor
Species viridis - Tetragnatha viridis
No Taxon dark folium with white outline
No Taxon folium constricted narrowly, ill definded segments
No Taxon dark folium, narrow white outline
No Taxon golden, dark fishbone pattern
No Taxon rows of dots
No Taxon wide, humped, sweeping sidelines
No Taxon profile like Levi fig 149, straminea?
No Taxon long, thin, gold
No Taxon long, thin, red
No Taxon long, thin, reddish gold, light fishbone pattern
No Taxon dark folium, unsorted, nitens, earmra, dearmata, versicolor
No Taxon full, round, pointed, relatively short abdomen, no dark dorsum
No Taxon juveniles?
No Taxon Alberta and Saskatchewan
No Taxon Vermont, Quebec, and East
No Taxon ventral image only submitted
No Taxon strikingly different patterns
No Taxon lateral image only submitted
No Taxon lateral and ventral images
No Taxon very dark pattern
No Taxon too small to see pattern
No Taxon very long pattern
No Taxon Green but not viridis