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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Trachyzelotes lyonneti

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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 Trachyzelotes
Species lyonneti (Trachyzelotes lyonneti)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
(Audouin, 1826)
Size
Body length (excluding legs) of adult male 4-5mm; adult female 6-8mm.(1)
Identification
Voucher male:
Range
Introduced to USA (natively Mediterranean). Collected in CA, CO, IL, MO, OR, TX.(1)(2)(3)(4)