Tigrosa helluo

Picture ID 11106

Picture of Tigrosa helluo - Dorsal

Comments & ID Thoughts

I believe it could be a wolf spider but this thing is huge in person. Roughly the size of a quarter and half a quarter. It was outside of my laundromat where there is a small playground.

  • Submitted by: 
    Megan.D16
  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2018
  • Photographed: Apr 29, 2018
  • Spider: Tigrosa helluo
  • Location: Jonestown, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Ground layer (leaf litter, dirt, grass, etc),Open field, pasture, prairie, grassland
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes: Dorsal
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ItsyBitsy

Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 Tentative ID given the amount of detail, but this is likely a Wolf Spider (Lycosidae), Tigrosa helluo.

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