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Latrodectus geometricus
(Brown Widow Spider)

Picture ID 195489

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BugmanDan

Certainly a garden orb weaver. Might be a male furrow spider.
Genus Larinioides – Furrow spiders – BugGuide.Net

Nod

The legs.remind me of a brown widow though. After she is deflated after laying eggs. What do you think?

BugmanDan

That was the first notion I had, but somehow,just doesn’t look right for brown widow.

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