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Entelegynes

salticidae - Metaphidippus chera - male Pelegrina? - Pelegrina pervaga - male Grass Spider Foreplay - Agelenopsis - male - female Which Jumping Spider? - Platycryptus undatus Phidippus? - Phidippus cardinalis - female Ceratinops crenatus--Voucher Image - Ceratinops crenatus - female Menemerus bivittatus Pisauridae (Nursery Web Spider), dorsal - Pisaurina mira - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon Entelegynes
Numbers
73 families with ca. 35,000 spp. in >3100 genera worldwide (85% of all spiders belong here)(1)