Comments & ID Thoughts
Found in window between glass and screen. Is this a brown recluse?
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- Submitted: Jan 17, 2019
- Photographed: Jan 17, 2019
- Spider: Latrodectus geometricus (Brown Widow Spider)
- Location: Ingleside, Texas, United States
- Spotted Indoors: Other
- Found in web?: No
- Attributes: Dorsal
No it isn’t a brown recluse. It’s a type of Theridiid spider. Please read this article https://www.wired.com/2013/11/poor-misunderstood-brown-recluse/
and for ID help http://spiderbytes.org/recluse-or-not/
Hi, this looks like a Brown Widow (Latrodectus geometricus).