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Species Marpissa obtusa

Adult male side face - Marpissa obtusa - male Ventral palp - Marpissa obtusa - male Marpissa what? - ventral - Marpissa obtusa - female  Marpissa obtusa - Marpissa obtusa - male  Marpissa obtusa - Marpissa obtusa - male Marpissa obtusa - female Marpissa obtusa - female Marpissa obtusa - female
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 Marpissa
Species obtusa (Marpissa obtusa)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes

First described in 1958 by Robert D. Barnes as Marpissa obtusa
Identification
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Palp:
Internet References
American Museum Novitates, no. 1867    page for downloading Barnes' article, which contains the original description of the species on p.28 (pdf format, 4860Kb)