Ctenus
(Tropical Wolf Spiders)

Picture ID 11579

Picture of Ctenus (Tropical Wolf Spiders) - Dorsal

Comments & ID Thoughts

No idea what it is. It was in my living room next to my daughter’s toy box! About 1.5 to 2 inches across. Kind of velvet looking fur, black. Terrifying.

1 Comment
oldest
newest most voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
ItsyBitsy

Hi, this looks like a Tropical Wolf Spider, compare to Ctenus medius.
https://calphotos.berkeley.edu/cgi/img_query?enlarge=0000+0000+1211+0185

Additional Pictures

Picture of Ctenus spp. (Tropical Wolf Spiders) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Ctenus spp. (Tropical Wolf Spiders) - Male - Lateral Enlarge Picture