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Family Prodidomidae

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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 Prodidomidae
Explanation of Names
Author of the name: Simon. Year first published 1884.
Numbers
2 genera in Bugguide's range
Size
2 to 6 mm
Range
Southern regions
Prodidomus - southern CA, TX, AL
Neozimiris - southern CA to western AZ
See Also
Gnaphosidae & Caponiidae. (1)
Works Cited
1.Spiders of North America: An Identification Manual
D. Ubick, P. Paquin, P.E. Cushing and V. Roth (eds). 2005. American Arachnological Society.