South American social spider (Anelosimus eximius)

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South American social spiders reacting defensively to disturbance of web
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South American social spider fact file

South American social spider description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyTheridiidae
GenusAnelosimus (1)

Information on the South American social spider is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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South American social spider status

This species has not yet been classified by the IUCN.

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. Species 2000 and ITIS Catalogue of Life (May, 2010)
    http://www.catalogueoflife.org
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South American social spiders reacting defensively to disturbance of web  
South American social spiders reacting defensively to disturbance of web

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