Scotophaeus blackwalli
(Mouse Spider)

Picture ID 9590

Picture of Scotophaeus blackwalli (Mouse Spider) - Dorsal

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I keep finding them all over my room, this is the 4th one I’ve caught

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 This looks like one of the Ground Spiders (Gnaphosidae), Scotophaeus blackwalli (Mouse Spider). Not to be confused with medically significant species in the genus Missulena which are also commonly called Mouse Spiders.

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