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Species Mastophora timuqua

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Araneidae (Orb Weavers)
Genus Mastophora (Bolas Spiders)
Species timuqua (Mastophora timuqua)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Author of the name: Levi. Year first published: 2003.
Identification
Mastophora timuqua is distinguished .. by lacking dorsal abdominal pattern and by having ringed legs. (1)
Range
North Carolina to northern Florida (1)
Internet References
(1) biodiversitylibrary.org - (PDF) The Bolas Spiders of the Genus Masaphora, Levi 2003. Drawings and detailed descriptions with range maps. (starts on page 332)