Steatoda grossa
(False Black Widow)

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Picture of Steatoda grossa (False Black Widow) - Dorsal

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Found this in a child's play area. Is it dangerous? Almost looks like a black widow. Did have a design on back but not red...more of a tan color.

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Hi, this looks like a False Black Widow, Steatoda grossa.

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