Callobius

Picture ID 51182

Picture of Callobius - Dorsal

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What kind of spider is this?

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Villagecreep

This is a Hacklemesh Weaver (Metaltella simoni)

ItsyBitsy

Hi, this is actually a Callobius sp. (Amaurobiidae) … they’re in a different family from the species suggested initially but go by the same common name of Hacklemesh Weaver. Reddish ones like this are usually Callobius severus.

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