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Genus Prodidomus

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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 Gnaphosidae (Ground Spiders)
Genus Prodidomus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Formerly placed in Prodidomidae, species in that family were transferred to Gnaphosidae by Azevedo, Griswold & Santos, 2018b.(1) Placed in subfamily Prodidominae.
Explanation of Names
Author of the name: Hentz. Year first published: 1847.
Numbers
1 species in BugGuide's range - P. rufus
P. singulus is found in Hawaii
Range
Southern regions
Prodidomus - southern CA, TX, AL

See also: Neozimiris - southern CA to western AZ
See Also
Neozimiris
Caponiidae(2)
Works Cited
1.Systematics and evolution of ground spiders revisited (Araneae, Dionycha, Gnaphosidae). Cladistics
Azevedo, G. H. F, Griswold, C. E. & Santos, A. J. 2018. Cladistics 34(6): 579-626.
2.Spiders of North America: An Identification Manual
D. Ubick, P. Paquin, P.E. Cushing and V. Roth (eds). 2005. American Arachnological Society.