Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A worldwide community photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Dark Fishing Spider

Dolomedes tenebrosus


These are large spiders with a leg span up to 90mm (3.5 in). Brown with mottling. Tan bands on legs. Brown chevrons bordered with black on upper side of abdomen.


Usually found relatively close to water, where they sometimes hunt aquatic insects.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Gordon Dietzman
Spotted by
Gordon Dietzman

Wisconsin, USA

Spotted on Apr 13, 2012
Submitted on Apr 13, 2012

Related Spottings

doloméde Doloméde Doloméde Fishing Spider

Nearby Spottings

Pirate Wolf Spider Spotting Backswimmer Wild Lupine
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team