Pholcus

Picture ID 12952

Picture of Pholcus - Lateral

Comments & ID Thoughts

Have a feeling it’s a pholcidae (daddy long leg) but I’m not sure

  • Submitted by: 
    YoungFlexxr
  • Submitted: May 12, 2018
  • Photographed: May 12, 2018
  • Spider: Pholcus
  • Location: Parsonsfield, Maine, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
  • Found in web?: Yes
  • Attributes: Lateral
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Hi. That is a good feeling you have. Looks like it might be a gravid Pholcus phalangioides.
There are a number of other similar cellar spiders, the long bodied one of the most common house spiders known.
https://bugguide.net/node/view/9610/bgimage
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