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Species Decaphora cubana

Pseudosparanthis cubana - Decaphora cubana - male Pseudosparanthis cubana - Decaphora cubana - male Pseudosparanthis cubana - Decaphora cubana - male Pseudosparanthis cubana - Decaphora cubana - male Pseudosparanthis cubana - Decaphora cubana - male Pseudosparanthis cubana - Decaphora cubana - male Pseudosparanthis cubana - Decaphora cubana - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Sparassidae (Giant Crab Spiders)
Genus Decaphora
Species cubana (Decaphora cubana)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
previously known as Pseudosparianthis cubana (transferred to genus Decaphora by Rheims & AlayĆ³n 2014(1))
Size
Roughly 12mm or less in body length according to (2). Size variation listed as 6.6 - 10.2 millimeters in (1).
Range
Apparently introduced to central and southern Florida from Cuba.
Works Cited
1.The huntsman genus Decaphora Franganillo, 1931 (Araneae: Sparassidae: Sparianthinae)
Cristina A. Rheims & Giraldo Alayon. 2014. Zootaxa 3815(1): 79-93.
2.Cuban Spiders in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Elizabeth Bryant. 1940. Bulletin Museum of Comparative Zoology 86(7): 247-532.