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Kukulcania hibernalis
(Southern House Spider)

Picture ID 54179

Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Male - Dorsal

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, this is a male Southern House Spider, Kukulcania hibernalis. They are often mistaken for Brown Recluse (Loxosceles reclusa) but are easily distinguished by the characteristically long appendages near the spider’s mouth (pedipalps).

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