Unidentified

Picture ID 135642

Picture of unidentified spider

Comments & ID Thoughts

I originally thought it was a wolf spider, but the stripe looked too bright. He runs away from any light, and was missing a leg when I caught him. He's still pretty fast even missing a leg.

  • Submitted by: 
    LocalEntomologist
  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2021
  • Photographed: Apr 2, 2021
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: East Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
  • Spotted Indoors: Other
  • Found in web?: No
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TangledWeb

https://spiderid.com/spider/gnaphosidae/herpyllus/ecclesiasticus/ You got it! The quickest first step for IDing your own spider is to tap your state name and see what we have for filed photos. A lot of submitted photos aren’t in the gallery, but all of the most common for each state are there. And yes, the Parson Spiders are impressively fast and agile. I watched one race across my kitchen table, across the underside, doing fast loops. Thankfully that pale pink stripe marking is distinctive. I can’t think of any other common spiders with pale pink markings. Congratulations on your new spider sighting for your personal… Read more »