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Black Widow ♀

Latrodectus mactans

Description:

a spider in which the female eats the male after mating. Can inflict a venomous bite that can be fatal if not treated properly or quickly. Easy to ID with its black body & red hourglass shaped mark on the underside of the abdomen

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South Carolina, USA

Spotted on Nov 27, 2012
Submitted on Nov 27, 2012

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