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Family Mimetidae - Pirate spiders

Mimetus - male Mimetus puritanus Pirate Spider? - Ero Pirate Spider? - Ero Pirate Spider? - Mimetus Spider for ID - Mimetus Spiders - Mimetus hesperus Theridiidae? - Mimetus - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Mimetidae (Pirate spiders)
Numbers
2 Genera in the USA & Canada.

- E. canionis
- E. leonina
- E. lodingi
- E. pensacolae
- M. aktius
- M. epeiroides
- M. eutypus
- M. haynesi
- M. hesperus
- M. nelsoni
- M. notius
- M. puritanus
- M. syllepsicus
- M. tillandsiae
Internet References
~ Pirate Spiders by Bug Eric - Great article with images.