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Theridiid Spider

Description:

A small black spider with a bright red abdomen. This one has a beautiful pattern of spots on the top of the abdomen in a lighter red. About 4mm in body length. In the last picture, a black genital plate is visible. Family Theridiidae.

Habitat:

Semi-rural residential area, San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, 2,200 meters.

Notes:

See a previous spotting: http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/310.... http://www.eurospiders.com/spider_family... scroll down.


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2 Comments

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 4 months ago

Thank you Jim :)

Jim Nelson
Jim Nelson 4 months ago

Good photography...well done, Lauren!

Chiapas, Mexico

Lat: 16.71, Long: -92.61

Spotted on Jun 30, 2018
Submitted on Aug 24, 2018

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