Latrodectus hesperus
(Western Black Widow)

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Picture of Latrodectus hesperus (Western Black Widow) - Dorsal

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Found a few of these around the backyard, webs out in the open. The ones Iā€™ve seen have all been quite small, 1/4ā€.

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Hi, this is an immature Western Black Widow, Latrodectus hesperus.

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