Picture ID 50851

Picture of unidentified spider

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I found this spider when I shook out an outdoor sheet.

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  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2018
  • Photographed: Dec 28, 2018
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Orinda, California, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
  • Found in web?: No
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Hi, this looks like an Opilione, which is a different kind of arachnid than spiders are. They have all of their organs in a single segment of exoskeleton rather than the two that spiders have. They don’t bite.