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Ground Spider - Eye Arrangement

Ground Spider - Eye Arrangement
North Shelby, Birmingham 35244, Shelby County, Alabama, USA
May 31, 2009
Size: ~5mm
Eye arrangement for
See Gnaphosa sericata
See Gnaphosa
I looked through all of the Gnaphosa specimens in BugGuide and these are the only ones with this eye arrangement. There may be other examples, but it is very hard to tell on most of the pictures.

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Ground Spider - Anterior Dorsal Ground Spider - Eye Arrangement

Does not agree
This eye arrangement does not agree with the one at

You're right Bruce.
Of course eye arrangements can vary within a family as well. In this case I think it's both because of that and because it was created from an image the was at an odd angle. The original image is looking at an angle into the face instead of directly into the face.