Callobius bennetti

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Callobius bennetti
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Family: Amaurobiidae
Genus: Callobius
Species: C. bennetti
Binomial name
Callobius bennetti
Blackwall, 1846
  • Ciniflo bennetti (Blackwall, 1846)
  • Amaurobius bennetti (Banks, 1895)
  • Callobius bennetti (Chamberlin, 1947)

Callobius bennetti is a species of spider in the Amaurobiidae family. It has multiple common names: Hackled Mesh Weaver, hacklemesh weaver, night spider, and tangled nest spider. They sometimes could be mistaken for hobo spiders. The species can be found in North America.[1]


Callobius bennetti has a reddish-brown cephalothorax and legs, and a grey abdomen with light markings on the dorsal surface.[2]


  1. ^ "Callobius_bennetti". World Spider Catalog. Retrieved 26 July 2017.
  2. ^ entry