Trochosa terricola

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Picture of Trochosa terricola - Dorsal

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found on tile floor in hallway. Possible WOLF. Quarter size stretched out.

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, yes this is a Wolf Spider (Lycosidae). Tentatively Trochosa terricola. They’re not anything to worry over. Like most spiders they have venom but are not considered to be of medical significance, and are unlikely to bite except in self defense.

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