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Species Mangora placida - Tuftlegged Orbweaver

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Araneidae (Orb Weavers)
Genus Mangora
Species placida (Tuftlegged Orbweaver)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Mangora placida (Hentz, 1847)
placida (L). "quiet, gentle, peaceful, placid"
e NA to CO (BG data)
Print References
Hentz, N.M. 1847. Descriptions and figures of the araneides of the United States. Boston Journal of Natural History 5: 443-478.