Steatoda nobilis
(Noble False Widow)

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Picture of Steatoda nobilis (Noble False Widow) - Dorsal

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Is this steatoda nobilis aka noble false widow?

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TangledWeb

Yes, it is Steatoda nobilis which is one of the Spiders called False Widows. Was a chemical sprayed on it? They are usually dark brown. This species was introduced to California, which is where most of our site’s American sightings come from. They aren’t medically dangerous to people.

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Picture of Steatoda nobilis (Noble False Widow) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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