Picture ID 94970

Picture of unidentified spider
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  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2019
  • Photographed: Nov 7, 2019
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Campinas, Brazil
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
  • Found in web?: No
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This is a Brown Widow, Latrodectus geometricus. It has venom that is more potent to humans than most spider species. A bite can be medically dangerous. These spiders are not aggressive, they might bite if skin is pressed against them in a way that is dangerous to the spider.