Curicaberis

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Picture of Curicaberis - Dorsal

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Possibly a huntsman? He was on the ceiling of my kitchen/family room at 10pm. Including legs, approximately 4 inches diameter. He was not weak. Took some doing to vacuum him up before releasing. Deliberate mover, but quick.

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BugmanDan
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Hi, and welcome to the site. Your spider is sometimes called golden huntsman or giant crab spider in the Sparassidae family Olios species. nice find.
https://www.whatsthatbug.com/2015/11/02/golden-huntsman-spider-9/

ItsyBitsy
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Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 Yes, this is a Huntsman/Giant Crab Spider, looks like one in the genus Curicaberis.
https://bugguide.net/node/view/1490381

BugmanDan
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ItsyBitsy,Thanks,I will have to note the new changes and genus here, I just based on location and not seeing the darker chelicerae.

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