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Species Ctenus captiosus - Florida false wolf spider

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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 Ctenidae (Wandering Spiders)
Genus Ctenus (Tropical wolf spiders)
Species captiosus (Florida false wolf spider)
Other Common Names
Wandering Spider
Tropical Wolf Spider
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Author of the name: Gertsch. Year first published: 1935, as Ctenus captiosus.
Range
only Florida(1)
Works Cited
1.The Ctenidae of temperate zone North America
William B. Peck. 1981. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 170: 157-169.