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Genus Olios

Giant Crab Spider - Olios giganteus - female Giant Crab Spider Portrait - Olios giganteus - female Unkonwn spider - Olios giganteus Spider #08-28 - Olios giganteus big brown spider - Olios giganteus - male Spider - Olios giganteus small hairy spider with a V on its back - Olios giganteus voucher specimen - Olios giganteus - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Sparassidae (Giant Crab Spiders)
Genus Olios
1 species in BugGuide's range (North America north of Mexico).
Olios giganteus Keyserling - dark chelicerae, prominent heart mark.(1)
O. giganteus - CA, AZ, NM, TX, UT, NV(1)(2)
Rheims, 2010(1), reduces the genus Olios down to 4 species (a 5th is considered unrecognizable).

Rheims, 2015(3), moves many species of Olios to the new genus Curicaberis.

"The name Olios fasciculatus turned out to be based on mislabeled specimens from Africa." ~Rod Crawford
See Also
Print References
Rheims, Cristina, 2010. On the native Nearctic species of the huntsman spider family Sparassidae Bertkau (Araneae). Journal of Arachnology 38(3): 530-537.