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Species Metazygia wittfeldae

Metazygia - Metazygia wittfeldae - female Nifty spider on palm trunk. - Metazygia wittfeldae Spider - Metazygia wittfeldae - male Spider - Metazygia wittfeldae 200316 - Metazygia wittfeldae - female spider - Metazygia wittfeldae Orb Weaver - Metazygia wittfeldae Araneidae? - Metazygia wittfeldae
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Araneidae (Orb Weavers)
Genus Metazygia
Species wittfeldae (Metazygia wittfeldae)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Author of the name: McCook. Year first published: 1894.
Identification
Levi, 1977. On page 90 of Levi's bulletin it says "The capapace (in Metazygia) differs from that of Nuctenea (Larinioides) by lacking fine setae".
Range
FL, LA, MA
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