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Genus Anyphaena

Gnaphosid or agelenid?? - Anyphaena - male Spider - Anyphaena Ghost Spider - Anyphaena Anyphaenid - epigyne - Anyphaena fraterna - female A. californica - Anyphaena californica - female Carapace and eye arrangement - Anyphaena - male Adult male spider - Anyphaena aperta - male Anyphaenidae - Anyphaena - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Anyphaenidae (Ghost Spiders)
Genus Anyphaena
22 species
See Platnick revision on family info. page for more information.
Genus is widespread in the Nearctic.

Exact distribution within these countries will be added when time permits.

alachua - USA
aperta - USA, Canada
arbida - USA
autumna - USA
banksi - USA
catalina - USA, Mexico
celer - USA, Canada
cochise - USA
crebrispina - USA
dixiana - AZ, CA, CO, NM, TX, UT
fraterna - USA
gertschi - USA
gibboides - USA
hespar - USA, Mexico
judicata - USA to Guatemala
lacka - USA
maculata - USA
marginalis - USA, Mexico
pacifica - USA, Canada
pectorosa - USA, Canada
rita - USA, Mexico