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Old 07-29-2013, 09:14 AM
 
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sorry the picture is not that great.....any thoughts? it was in my basement
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Old 07-29-2013, 10:27 AM
 
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That looks an awful lot like a black widow to me.
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Old 07-29-2013, 12:04 PM
 
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we thought the same thing...but its sorta more brown without the black widow marking
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Old 08-04-2013, 01:30 PM
 
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My guess is going to be Steatoda, or a type of comb-footed spider. Widows have a particularly round abdomen, while this one looks to be a bit 'flattened' on top. There are different species of Steatoda, here are a few images of different species:





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Old 08-06-2013, 12:11 AM
 
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My guess is going to be Steatoda, or a type of comb-footed spider. Widows have a particularly round abdomen, while this one looks to be a bit 'flattened' on top. There are different species of Steatoda, here are a few images of different species:
Yes agree, False black widow, 'steatoda grossa female'.
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