Unidentified

Picture ID 64624

Picture of unidentified spider

Comments & ID Thoughts

Do you know what type of spider this is? It is about 4" in size

  • Submitted by: 
    MinnesotaFarmer
  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2019
  • Photographed: Jun 7, 2019
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Rochester, Minnesota, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.),Open field, pasture, prairie, grassland
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes:
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TangledWeb

Hi, it’s a fishing spider in genus Dolomedes. They inhabit the same wooded types of areas as Timber Rattlers. I think the markings pattern on them resembles the bark on a tree trunk (or fallen branch).