Latrodectus
(Widow Spiders)

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Picture of Latrodectus (Widow Spiders) - Dorsal

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Obviously a Black Widow with the little Red Heart on its back, the one that beats while yours comes to a stop. :O

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Yes, it’s not apparent to me whether this is a Northern (Latrodectus variolus) or Southern Black Widow (L. mactans). I won’t ask for a closer look … 🙂

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