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Species Micrathena mitrata - White Micrathena

Unknown Spider - Micrathena mitrata - male White Micrathena (Micrathena mitrata ) - Micrathena mitrata White micrathena-female - Micrathena mitrata - female Tiny White and Black Spider with Two Horns - Micrathena mitrata Unknown spider - Micrathena mitrata - female 9048307 Araneid - Micrathena mitrata 2018-08-10 White-banded spider - Micrathena mitrata - male White Micrathena (Micrathena gracilis)? - Micrathena mitrata
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Araneidae (Orb Weavers)
Genus Micrathena
Species mitrata (White Micrathena)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Micrathena mitrata (Hentz, 1850)
See the World Spider Catalog for synonyms.
Explanation of Names
Latin: "turbaned, wearing a turban", from mitra cap, turban (1)
Size
female 5-5.2 mm; male 3.8-4 mm (2)
Identification
Epigynum
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.Spiders of the Eastern US, A Photographic Guide
W. Mike Howell and Ronald L. Jenkins. 2004. pearson education.