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Northern Black Widow

Latrodectus variolus


Still screaming!

1 species ID suggestions

KarenL 6 years ago
Southern black widow
Latrodectus mactans Latrodectus mactans


Crystal Simmons
Crystal Simmons 6 years ago

I found it on the bottom of a pine cone we collected at the park. We collect them for our rabbits to chew on, I'm so freaked out now! We are in Southeast Texas.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 6 years ago

Hi Crystal, Like to know where you find this spider in urban habitat or protected organism display center like zoo..?

Crystal Simmons
Crystal Simmons 6 years ago

Just googled it, it's a northern black widow! Yikes!

KarenL 6 years ago

Yes it is!

Texas, USA

Lat: 30.23, Long: -94.18

Spotted on Jun 20, 2012
Submitted on Jun 21, 2012

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