Bothriocyrtum californicum
(California Trapdoor Spider)

Picture ID 3831

Picture of Bothriocyrtum californicum (California Trapdoor Spider) - Male - Dorsal

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Is this a trapp door spider? Found In my bedroom. So scary

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 Yes, I’d tentatively say this is a California Trapdoor Spider (Bothriocyrtum californicum) though I’m not as well versed in Mygalomorphae as I’d like to be. We’ve had several ID requests for these recently.
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