Dolomedes tenebrosus
(Dark Fishing Spider)

Picture ID 8367

Picture of Dolomedes tenebrosus (Dark Fishing Spider) - Dorsal

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This spider was found in our upstairs bathroom, just hanging out on the wall near the bathtub. It didn’t budge until we knocked it down. It jumped a little and ran right towards us. We caught it and released in the backyard.

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Disco

I think this is Dolomedes sp. perhaps tenebrosus.

ItsyBitsy

Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 I agree with the suggested ID … Dark Fishing Spider, Dolomedes tenebrosus.

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Picture of Dolomedes tenebrosus (Dark Fishing Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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