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Pholcophora americana Banks, 1896
Cellar Spider; Daddylongleg Spider
Family: Pholcidae

Photo of species

© Robb Bennett  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #18360)

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Distribution of Pholcophora americana in British Columbia
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Global: Southern interior BC to MT south to CA & NM
BC: Victoria (Mt. Douglas Reg. Pk.), Kamloops, Deadman Valley F.S.R. (nr Cache Ck.), Fraser R. (across from Fountain Valley), Lillooet, Yalicum R. (28 mi w of Lillooet), Salmon Arm, Chopaka, Princeton, Hedley, Kilpoola Lk., Okanagan Falls, nr Oliver (White Lk., Haynes Lease, McIntyre Ck.),Trail, Riske Ck. (Rock Lk.), Farwell Canyon, Gang Ranch Bridge, Spences Bridge, Grand Forks, Vaseux Lk., Cranbrook area (Rampart grassland, Eager Hills, lower Bull R. valley), Bummers Flats W.A. (nr. Ft. Steele), Marion Ck. benchlands (nr Canal Flats), Findlay Ck. (w of Canal Flats), Lk. Koocanusa, Grasmere-Dorr F.S.R. (nr Lk. Koocanusa)

Source: Bennett et al. 2012

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
NativeSNRNo StatusNot Listed
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General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2024-02-22 6:36:30 PM]
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