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Dolomedes tenebrosus
(Dark Fishing Spider)

Picture ID 12665

Picture of Dolomedes tenebrosus (Dark Fishing Spider) - Dorsal

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Sex, age, and species if possible, thanks! :)

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, this is a Dark Fishing Spider (Dolomedes tenebrosus).

ItsyBitsy

You would need to take a clear image of the underside of the spider where a female’s reproductive organ (epigynum) would be for me to determine whether or not this is a a mature female. Immature males also look like females.

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