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Species Messua limbata

OC Jumper - Messua limbata - female Messua limbata (Banks) - Messua limbata - female Iridescent Salticid - Messua limbata Salticide Male - Messua limbata - male Metallic Jumper - Messua limbata - male Undetermined jumping spider - Messua limbata - male Undetermined jumping spider - Messua limbata - male Salticidae sp. Jumping Spider - Cave Creek Canyon - Messua limbata
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 Messua
Species limbata (Messua limbata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Messua limbata (Banks, 1898)
Numbers
1 sp. n. of Mex.
Size
Length: ♂5mm.,♀5mm. (Peckham and Peckham 1909)
Range
CA-AZ, TX / Mexico
Print References
Banks N. (1898) Arachnida from Baja California and other parts of Mexico. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (3) 1: 205-309.
Maddison W.P. 1996. Pelegrina Franganillo and other jumping spiders formerly placed in the genus Metaphidippus (Araneae: Salticidae). Bulletin Museum of Comparative Zoology, 154(4): 215-368.
Peckham G.W., E.G. Peckham. 1909. Revision of the Attidae of North America. Transactions of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and. Letters, 16(1): 355-646. Full PDF