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Unknown gnaphosid species
Unknown gnaphosid (QM)
A ground-dwelling spider often under logs or stones
Unknown so handle with caution
Distinguishing features of this spider are its wide-set spinnerets. Note
that it looks very similar to many of the members of the Family Lamponidae but the white marks on the upper surfaces of the abdomen that are typical of lamponids
are not present on this spider.
Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: A variety of spiders with an 'average' body shape but especially members of the Family Lamponidae.
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Last updated 7 July 2012.