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Species Microlinyphia pusilla

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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 Linyphiidae (Sheetweb and Dwarf Spiders)
Subfamily Linyphiinae (Sheetweb Spiders)
Genus Microlinyphia (Platform spiders)
Species pusilla (Microlinyphia pusilla)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Microlinyphia pusilla (Sundevall, 1829)
Identification
Male has narrow, cylindrical almost black abdomen with a a pair of white patches.
Range
Holarctic; specimens collected in AK, CO, ID, MT, WA, WY, AB, BC, MB, NT, QC, SK, YT(1)
Works Cited
1.Contributions à la connaissance des Araignées (Araneae) d'Amérique du Nord. Fabreries, Supplément 10.
Pierre Paquin & Donald J. Buckle. 2001. Association des entomologistes amateurs du Québec inc. (AEAQ).