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Genus Platycryptus

Platycryptus undatus Salticid - Platycryptus undatus Platycryptus undatus? - Platycryptus undatus - female Jumping spider - Platycryptus undatus jumper - Platycryptus undatus Spider2018-002 - Platycryptus undatus Jumping Spider - Platycryptus undatus Salticid  9.25.19 - Platycryptus californicus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Salticidae (Jumping Spiders)
Genus Platycryptus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
previously genus Metacyrba
Numbers
3 species in BugGuide's range (North America north of Mexico)
Range
-Platycryptus arizonensis: AZ, CA, NM, UT(1)
-Platycryptus californicus: AZ, BC, CA, CO, ID, MT, OR, UT, WA, WY(1)
-Platycryptus undatus: Nova Scotia, Ontario and most of the eastern half of the United States as far west as Minnesota, Nebraska and Texas(1)
See Also
Print References
Barnes R.D. 1958; North American jumping spiders of the subfamily Marpissinae; American Museum Novitates, New York 1867: 1-50. (pdf available)

Edwards G.B. 2005b; A review of described Metacyrba, the status of Parkella, and notes on Platycryptus and Balmaceda, with comparison of the genera (Araneae: Salticidae: Marpissinae); Insecta Mundi, 19(4): 193-226 (pdf available)
Works Cited
1.North American jumping spiders of the subfamily Marpissinae (Araneae, Salticidae)
R.D. Barnes. 1958. American Museum novitates no. 1867, 50 pp.