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Can you name the Spider Families

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Cobweb weavers
Wandering spiders - includes some very venomous spiders
Family for yellow sac spiders
Family for brown recluse
The group that contains Mygalymorphs and Araneomorphs
Family with paradiaxial chelicerae
Huntsmen spiders
The other crab spiders (the brown ones)
Funnel web (aka grass web) weavers
Ogre-faced spiders
Spitting spider family
Cellar spiders (aka daddy longlegs)
Ray spiders (pull orb-web into cone to capture prey)
Trapdoor spiders (a family of Mygalomorphs)
Sac spiders (closely related to Clubionidae)
Wolf spiders
Golden orb weavers
The one family in Mesothelae
Crab spiders
Sheet web weavers; also includes dwarf spiders
Family for Sydney funnel web spider
Haplogyne, diasxial chelicerae, 4 book lungs
The family for North American tarantulas
Tarantulas (infraorder)
Lynx spiders (the ones with spikey legs)
Fishing spiders
Cribellate spiders with triangle web
Non-tarantula spiders (infraorder) with 2 book lungs, tracheae, 6 spinnerets, diaxial fangs
Long-jawed spiders
Jumping spiders
Orb weavers (includes Bolas spiders, ladder web spiders)
Social spiders; cribellate
Suborder of Araneae with 7-8 spinnerets, 4 book lungs, segmented abdomen

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