Dolomedes
(Fishing Spiders)

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Picture of Dolomedes (Fishing Spiders) - Dorsal

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This spider was hanging out in a hallowed out sycamore tree outside of Nashville, TN. It was huge, about the size of my hand with my fingers spread out. Any ideas what kind of spider this is??

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Hi, your image has been filed. See above image for ID. 🙂 (Most likely Dolomedes tenebrosus).

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