Opiliones (Harvestmen)

Picture ID 53311

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Lived in Arizona 3 years and never seen it. Garden Spider? Just moved to a house by the mountains and see these around the yard. What is it?

  • Submitted by: 
    Jah34
  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2019
  • Photographed: Feb 15, 2019
  • Spider: Opiliones (Harvestmen)
  • Location: Phoenix , Arizona, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.),Ground layer (leaf litter, dirt, grass, etc),Desert area
  • Found in web?: No
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Hi, this is a Harvestman (Opiliones). They are arachnids but are separate from spiders, they lack venom and silk glands.

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