Latrodectus hasselti
(Redback Spider)

Picture ID 53511

Picture of Latrodectus hasselti (Redback Spider) - Dorsal

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I was bitten by this spider, it was black with a red body

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ItsyBitsy

ID tentative given this spider looks smashed. This looks like it may have been a Redback Spider (Latrodectus hasselti). Hope you’re feeling OK.

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