Steatoda grossa
(False Black Widow)

Picture ID 12281

Picture of Steatoda grossa (False Black Widow) - Dorsal

Comments & ID Thoughts

Initial guess is black widow spider. Found inside a rolled up lounge chair cushion that had been stored in an outdoor playhouse over the winter. Didn’t see any red spot on it, but couldn’t see the underside.

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 This is a False Black Widow, Steatoda grossa.

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