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Species Micaria gertschi

Micaria sp - Micaria gertschi - male Micaria sp - Micaria gertschi - 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 Gnaphosidae (Ground Spiders)
Genus Micaria
Species gertschi (Micaria gertschi)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Barrows & Ivie, 1942
Size
Males: ~3mm
Females: ~3.5mm (1)
Identification
Epigynum:

Palp:
Range
Alberta south to Arizona and east to Nova Scotia and Maine (1)
Works Cited
1.A Revision of the American Spiders of the Genus Micaria (Araneae, Gnaphosidae)
Platnick, Norman I. & Mohammad U. Shadab. 1988. American Museum Novitates, 2916: 1-64.