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Species Callilepis pluto

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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 (Entelegynes )
Family Gnaphosidae (Ground Spiders)
Genus Callilepis
Species pluto (Callilepis pluto)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Identification
Voucher specimen:


Palp:
Range
western Northwest Territories to Maine, south to Oregon, Colorado and Alabama(1)
Habitat
Dry places such as rocky hillsides, quarries, and sandy beaches. They use surface debris as daytime shelter.(1)
Internet References
crawford.tardigrade.net - Callilepis pluto female.
Works Cited
1.Insects and Arachnids of Canada Part 19: The ground spiders of Canada and Alaska : Araneae: Gnaphosidae
Norman Platnick & Charles Dondale. 1992. Research Branch, Agriculture Canada, Publ. 1875: 1-297.