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Steatoda
(False Widows)

Picture ID 6736

Picture of Steatoda (False Widows) - Dorsal

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I submitted the same spider last night but was informed that a top shot was easier to identify. I believe this is a top shot but my phone had a hard time focusing. One member suggested it may be a false widow...

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, yes … this still looks like one of the False Widows … the abdomen looks damaged so the pattern is difficult to make out here. I’m not sure if it’s Steatoda grossa or Steatoda triangulosa.

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