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Genus Calymmaria

Calymmaria sp. - Calymmaria californica - female spider - Calymmaria emertoni - female Calymmaria nana - male Spider - Calymmaria nana - male Calymmaria - Calymmaria emertoni - female Calymmaria? - Calymmaria persica - female Requesting Spider ID - Calymmaria Spider under log - Calymmaria
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Cybaeidae
Genus Calymmaria
Explanation of Names
Author of genus is Chamberlin & Ivie, 1937.
31 described species
2 mm - 10 mm
Twenty-nine species occur west of the Rocky Mountains in the Sierra Nevada, Coast and Cascade ranges from Baja California north to British Columbia.
Two species are known from the Appalachian region of the eastern United States.
Cool and damp forests.
C. emertoni and C. shastae are constantly found in conical webs suspended from cave ceilings. (Rod Crawford)