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Wolf Spider

Rhabidosa rabida

Description:

Fairly large spider, about 2 inches long, grayish in color with darker colored markings.

Habitat:

Found on the side of my house.

Notes:

Weather when I found it was cold and wet.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Wolf Spider
Rhabidosa rabida Wolf spider


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1 Comment

kyrontf
kyrontf 8 years ago

It is a wolf spider, though not a Rabidosa species. There are probably three Rabidosa species in your area (R. rabida, R. punctulata and R. hentzi), which you can see on the BugGuide genus page:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/26083
My guess would be one of the Gladicosa species:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/45892/bgim...

Ihazapughappy
Spotted by
Ihazapughappy

Louisiana, USA

Spotted on Jan 10, 2013
Submitted on Jan 15, 2013

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