Strotarchus piscatorius

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Picture of Strotarchus piscatorius - Male - Dorsal

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I am scared. These are coming out in droves at 1am. Brown recluse? I live in Maryland. Please respond as soon as possible. I am worried for myaelf and mt kitty.

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Definitely not a Brown Recluse. Looks more like a Gnaphosidae, a Ground spider, but I’m not too certain on which this is. Perhaps Drassodes sp..

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Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 This is one of the Prowling Spiders (Eutichuridae), Strotarchus piscatorius.
https://bugguide.net/node/view/927601/bgimage

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