eastern daddy-long-legs

(Phalangium opilio)

               
Conservation Status

IUCN Red List

not listed eastern daddy-long-legs

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not listed
Occurrence

Common and widespread

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Habitat

Open areas on foliage and tree trunks.

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Distribution Distribution Map   Sources: 7.

Comments

This is the most widespread species of harvestman in the world.


Taxonomy

Order:

Opiliones (harvestmen)

 

No Rank:

Phalangida

 

Suborder:

Palpatores

 

Superfamily:

Phalangioidea

 

Family:

Phalangiidae

 

Subfamily:

Phalangiinae

 
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Common
Names

daddy-long-legs

eastern daddy-long-legs

harvestman


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       

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Published on Dec 2, 2012

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