Vagantes

vagantes

(Science: zoology) A tribe of spiders, comprising some of those which take their prey in a web, but which also frequently run with agility, and chase and seize their prey.

Origin: NL, fr. L. Vagans, p. Pr. Of vagari to stroll or wander.

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