Metaphidippus

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Metaphidippus
Kaldari Metaphidippus manni 02.jpg
Male Metaphidippus manni
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Infraorder: Araneomorphae
Family: Salticidae
Genus: Metaphidippus
F.O. P-Cambridge, 1901[1]
Type species
Metaphidippus mandibulatus
F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901[1]
Species

See text.

Diversity
47 species

Metaphidippus is a spider genus of the Salticidae family (jumping spiders), found in North and South America.[1]

Name[edit]

The genus name is combined from Ancient Greek μετά "after, beside" and the salticid genus Phidippus.

Species[edit]

As of March 2017, the World Spider Catalog accepted the following species:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Gen. Metaphidippus F.O. P-Cambridge, 1901", World Spider Catalog, Natural History Museum Bern, retrieved 2017-03-05