Latrodectus geometricus
(Brown Widow Spider)

Picture ID 3906

Picture of Latrodectus geometricus (Brown Widow Spider) - Lateral

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Found this in my closet, I live in Israel.

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ItsyBitsy
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Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 Your spider appears to be a Brown Widow (Latrodectus geometricus). They are considered to be of less medical concern to people than other Widow species.

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