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Species Phidippus clarus

Phidippus clarus - male Crab spider?? - Phidippus clarus Jumping spider - Phidippus clarus - male Spider id? - Phidippus clarus Jumping spider - Phidippus clarus Jumping spider 430A 7421 & 7427 & 7441 - Phidippus clarus Phidippus clarus - female Salticidae - Phidippus clarus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Salticidae (Jumping Spiders)
Genus Phidippus
No Taxon (cardinalis group)
Species clarus (Phidippus clarus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Keyserling, 1885

Latin: "clear, bright"
Identification
Epigynum: Ventral/Dorsal


Palp:
Range
Common across southern Canada and most of US except the desert SW (1)
Habitat
Old fields, prairies, ag crops, and other low herbaceous vegetation (1)
Season
Males: summer; Females: summer and autumn (1)
Remarks
The female constructs a conspicuous white retreat and egg case near the tops of plants (1)
Works Cited
1.Common Spiders of North America
Richard A. Bradley . 2012. University of California Press .