Schizocosa
(Lanceolate Wolf Spiders)

Picture ID 14486

Picture of Schizocosa (Lanceolate Wolf Spiders) - Male - Dorsal

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Is this spider poisonous?

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 This looks like a Wolf Spider in the genus Schizocosa. Like most spiders they have venom but are unlikely to bite except in self defense and are not considered to be of medical significance. Everyone’s immune system is different though.

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Picture of Schizocosa spp. (Lanceolate Wolf Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Schizocosa spp. (Lanceolate Wolf Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Schizocosa spp. (Lanceolate Wolf Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Schizocosa spp. (Lanceolate Wolf Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture