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Genus Cybaeopsis

Entelegynes 6.15.09 01a - Cybaeopsis Cybaeopsis wabritaska - male Cybaeopsis euopla - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Amaurobiidae (Hacklemesh Weavers)
Genus Cybaeopsis
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
There are 9 Species in the USA and/or Canada.
Distributions from Leech, 1972 (1)

C. armipotens - western NC
C. euopla - NF/NS west to BC and NT; ME, WI, MN
C. hoplites - western NC in Appalachians
C. hoplomacha - western NC
C. macaria - OR and WA
C. pantopla - Appalachians in GA, NC, TN, KY
C. spenceri - western WA
C. tibialis - New England and adjacent Canada
C. wabritaska - WA, BC, AK
Works Cited
1.A revision of the Nearctic Amaurobiidae (Arachnida: Araneidae)
Robin Leech. 1972. Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada 84: 1-82.