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Black Widow Spider


We found this female black widow in a box in our garage. Quite beautiful!

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wacbravo 10 years ago

Very nice spotting! Welcome to NJ Flora/Fauna!

Aaron_G 10 years ago

Nice spotting! Do you happen to have a shot of the underside? The northern and southern black widows have a range that overlaps in New Jersey, if you can believe that. The only way to narrow down the ID would be to see the red hourglass shape on the underside of the abdomen.

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New Jersey, USA

Spotted on Aug 6, 2012
Submitted on Aug 13, 2012

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