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Genus Wadotes

Ground spider - Wadotes Ground spider - Wadotes Funnel Weaver (Wadotes sp.) - Wadotes - female Wadotes calcaratus - male Wadotes calcaratus (palpe) - Wadotes calcaratus - male Wadotes - female gnaphosid? - Wadotes - male Spider - Wadotes - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Agelenidae (Funnel Weavers)
Genus Wadotes
11 species
Exact distribution within these countries will be added when time permits.

W. bimucronatus - AL, GA, NC,TN
W. calcaratus - DC, CO, WY, MN & Canada
W. carinidactylus - USA
W. deceptis - USA
W. dixiensis - AL
W. georgiensis - USA
W. hybridus - VT, NY, NH, MA, MI, PA, NJ, MD, IN, VA, NC, GA
W. mumai - USA
W. saturnus - USA
W. tennesseensis - TN, NC
W. willsi - USA
W. carolinus - AL, NC (= W. bimucronatus)
W. convolutus - AL, GA (= W. bimucronatus)
Print References
North American Wadotes, Muma, 1947 - PDF with descriptions and some epigyne/palp illustrations.