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Edwards Synemosyna petrunkevitchi 01.jpg
Female Synemosyna petrunkevitchi
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Infraorder: Araneomorphae
Family: Salticidae
Genus: Synemosyna
Hentz, 1846[1]
Type species
Synemosyna formica
Hentz, 1846[1]

See text.

20 species

Synemosyna is a genus of jumping spiders (family Salticidae) that occurs from Argentina to the northern United States.[1] They are ant mimics.[2]


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


  1. ^ a b c d "Gen. Synemosyna Hentz, 1846", World Spider Catalog, Natural History Museum Bern, retrieved 2017-03-07 
  2. ^ Cala-Riquelme, F. (2010), "Primer registro de Synemosyna petrunkevitchi (Chapin, 1922) (Araneae: Salticidae) en Cuba", Novitates Caribaea (in Spanish), 3: 85–86 

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