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Subspecies Metacyrba taeniola taeniola

Metacyrba taeniola taeniola - Metacyrba taeniola Jumping Spider - Metacyrba taeniola Metacyrba Jumper - Metacyrba taeniola - male Jumping Spider (Metacyrba taeniola taeniola) - Metacyrba taeniola - male jumper - Metacyrba taeniola Metacyrba taeniola taeniola  - Metacyrba taeniola Jumping spider  - Metacyrba taeniola Unidentified jumping spider - Metacyrba taeniola - male
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 Metacyrba
Species taeniola (Metacyrba taeniola)
Subspecies taeniola (Metacyrba taeniola taeniola)
Explanation of Names
Metacyrba taeniola (Hentz, 1846)
Identification
This subspecies can be distinguished from M. t. similis by having femur IV as dark as the other femora. It also averages slightly larger than M. t. similis. (Edwards 2005)
Range
e US to ne Mex. (Edwards 2005b)
Print References
Edwards G.B. 2005. 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)