Unidentified

Picture ID 162879

Picture of unidentified spider

Comments & ID Thoughts

On in-person examination, compared to other photos on this site, I believe this to be a Dolomedes scriptus (Striped fishing spider), though it's possible it's a Dark fishing spider or other closely related species. The photo looked decent on my phone, but I'm sorry that it's actually quite grainy and may not be as useful as I hoped.

  • Submitted by: 
    Blichtenwalner
  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2022
  • Photographed: Aug 31, 2022
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Columbia, Maryland, United States
  • Spotted Indoors: Basement or Cellar
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes:
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BugmanDan

Hi. without doubt this is a dark fishing spider. Dolomedes tenebrosus species.