Unidentified

Picture ID 107575

Picture of unidentified spider

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Waltzed into my garage from outside like it owned the place. Resembles pics of a Sydney funnel weaver but I'm in North America.

  • Submitted by: 
    Cicatrix
  • Submitted: May 22, 2020
  • Photographed: May 20, 2020
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Olympia , Washington, United States
  • Spotted Indoors: Garage or shed
  • Found in web?: No
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Antrodiaetus pacificus! AKA the folding trapdoor spider. They rang from Canada, Washington, Oregon, and all the way up to California! The California varieties are much bigger than their more colder temperate relatives native to Oregon, Washington, and Canada. You won’t be able to see them in your backyard as the females often camouflage their burrow entrance with a two door lid. The only way to find them is when you’re doing a bit of gardening and scooping out dirt from the ground to make way for your garden plants. I found dozens of them back when i use to live… Read more »