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Species Cheliferoides segmentatus

Spider - Cheliferoides segmentatus - male Spider - Cheliferoides segmentatus Spider - Cheliferoides segmentatus Spider - Cheliferoides segmentatus Spider - Cheliferoides segmentatus - 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 Salticidae (Jumping Spiders)
Genus Cheliferoides
Species segmentatus (Cheliferoides segmentatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Size
3-4 mm.
Range
Arizona and Texas, south to Guatemala.
Habitat
Has been found living with pseudoscorpions of similar size and appearance under the bark of mesquite in Arizona.
Print References
"On the pseudoscorpion-mimicking spider Cheliferoides (Araneae: Salticidae)", N. Platnick, Journal of the New York Entomological Society, v.92 pp. 169-173 (1984): http://www.jstor.org/discover/10.2307/25009424.