Picture ID 3918

Picture of unidentified spider

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This spider was photographed in Escondido, Ca but I also had this exact spider at my front door in Valley Center, CA this morning. I’ve never seen one before! Spider was close to 2” in diameter!

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  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2018
  • Photographed: Jan 11, 2018
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Escondido , California, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
  • Found in web?: No
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Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 If the image is not yours, did you get permission to share it here? The spider appears to be a California Trapdoor Spider (Bothriocyrtum californicum).