Leptorchestes

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Leptorchestes
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Family: Salticidae
Subfamily: Leptorchestinae
Genus: Leptorchestes
Thorell, 1870
Type species
Salticus berolinensis
Species

see text

Diversity
6 species

Leptorchestes is a spider genus of the Salticidae family (jumping spiders). Like several other genera of salticids, it mimicks ants.

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Further reading[edit]

  • Wesołowska, Wanda & Szeremeta, M (2001): A revision of the ant like salticid genera Enoplomischus Giltay, 1931, Kima Peckham & Peckham, 1902 and Leptorchestes Thorell, 1870 (Araneae, Salticidae). Insect Systematic & Evolution 32(2): 217-240.

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