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Species Hypochilus pococki

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
Family Hypochilidae
Genus Hypochilus
Species pococki (Hypochilus pococki)
Explanation of Names
Author is Platnick, 1987. No doubt named in honor of arachnologist Reginald Innes Pocock.
Size
body circa 15 mm (female)
Range
Noted from North Carolina, South Carolina (Nearctic Spider Database entry), Tennessee (guide images)