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Genus Plectreurys

ID please - Plectreurys Is this a Plectreurys? - Plectreurys Not a Trapdoor Spider - Plectreurys - male Not a Trapdoor Spider (palps front) - Plectreurys - male Plectreurys tristis - male Spider - Plectreurys Plectreurys tristis - female Plectreurys tristis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Haplogynae)
Family Plectreuridae
Genus Plectreurys
Numbers
9 species found in the USA.
Identification
The large clasping spur on on tibia I and the thick, curved femur I are diagnostic for the genus.
Range
angela - USA
castanea - USA
conifera - USA
deserta - USA
mojavea - USA
monterea - USA
oasa - USA
schicki - USA
tristis (bispinosa) - USA
Internet References
~ digitallibrary.amnh.org - The Spider Family Plectreuridae, Gertsch, 1958 - Descriptions and drawings of the family Plectreuridae.