Steatoda borealis

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Picture of Steatoda borealis - Male - Dorsal

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No idea what this is. I got bit a week ago after unloading a duffle bag after being near lake of the ozarks. Do not find spiders in our home often. Was bitten while sleeping. Found this in dryer. Put clothes in dryer to shake out. Live in east central IL.

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 This looks like a male False Widow, Steatoda borealis.

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