Picture ID 50401

Picture of unidentified spider

Comments & ID Thoughts

I believe this is a Texas Recluse, but I welcome certain identification. It was found on the stair landing inside my house. We moved some boxes from the garage to our second floor gameroom yesterday and feel it was probably on /in a box. I did get a picture of the bottom but I'm not sure how to tell if it is male or female.

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  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2018
  • Photographed: Dec 17, 2018
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: KATY, Texas, United States
  • Spotted Indoors: Other
  • Found in web?: No
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This is one of the one of the Crab Spiders in the family Thomisidae, definitely not a Recluse. Judging by the pedipalps (the small, leg-like structures at the front of the head, this is a female of juvenile.