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Wolf spider

Family Lycosidae

Description:

A Wolf spider, possibly Tigrosa helluo, spotted along the boardwalk at Huntley Meadows Park. "The eye arrangement gives away that it is a Wolf spider (Lycosidae). The yellow stripe and lack of markings on the abdomen are consistent with Tigrosa helluo. (Formerly Hogna.)" Source Credit: Sarah Rose, BugGuide group on Facebook. Related Resource: Spider Eye Arrangements http://bugguide.net/node/view/84423

Habitat:

Huntley Meadows Park, a 1,425 acre wetland area in Fairfax County, Virginia USA. Related Resource: http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/huntl...

Notes:

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Virginia, USA

Lat: 38.76, Long: -77.10

Spotted on Dec 5, 2013
Submitted on Dec 9, 2013

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