Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
was previously placed in Miturgidae and was transferred to the new family Eutichuridae by Ramírez, 2014.(1)(2)
This genus was transferred to family Miturgidae from the family Clubionidae by Ramírez, Bonaldo & Brescovit, 1997.
Explanation of Names
Cheiracanthium inclusum (Hentz, 1847)
More often found outside.
Nocturnal running spiders like Cheiracanthium inclusum
, shown here
feeding on bollworm eggs, are important nocturnal predators of cotton pests. (Flores, 2009)
Vetter et al. 2006. VERIFIED BITES BY YELLOW SAC SPIDERS (GENUS CHEIRACANTHIUM) IN THE UNITED STATES AND AUSTRALIA: WHERE IS THE NECROSIS?. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 74(6): 1043-1048. (Abstract