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Species Enoplognatha latimana

Spider, egg sac and babies - Enoplognatha latimana - female Spider, egg sac and babies - Enoplognatha latimana - female Orb spider? - Enoplognatha latimana Orb spider? - Enoplognatha latimana Orb spider? - Enoplognatha latimana
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Theridiidae (Cobweb Spiders)
Genus Enoplognatha
Species latimana (Enoplognatha latimana)
Range
Like E. ovata, E. latimana has been introduced into North America, but except for one record from south-eastern Canada, is more or less restricted to the western seaboard of the northern United States and southern Canada (Oxford & Reillo 1994).
See Also
ovata - Ovata is more often found in curled leaves, and latimana typically has smaller black spots.
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