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Species Gnaphosa sericata

Gnaphosa sericata - male Gnaphosa sericata? - Gnaphosa sericata Gnaphosa sericata - female Gnaphosa sericata - male Gnaphosa sericata - male Ground spider - Gnaphosa sericata - male Mygalomorphae? - Gnaphosa sericata Gnaphosa sericata - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Gnaphosidae (Ground Spiders)
Genus Gnaphosa
Species sericata (Gnaphosa sericata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes

Pythonissa sericata L. Koch 1866
Identification
Epigynum:


Palp:
Range
Utah to Michigan and NewYork, south to Mexico, Florida, and Cuba.(1)
Works Cited
1.Insects and Arachnids of Canada Part 19: The ground spiders of Canada and Alaska : Araneae: Gnaphosidae
Norman Platnick & Charles Dondale. 1992. Research Branch, Agriculture Canada, Publ. 1875: 1-297.