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Fishing Spider

Dolomedes

Description:

Spider

Habitat:

Rocky area, in dried up creek bed


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3 Comments

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textless 8 years ago

Nice photo!

Jimmie
Jimmie 8 years ago

Thanks, I'll have a look!

Gordon Dietzman
Gordon Dietzman 8 years ago

This is one of the nursery web spiders, probably a fishing spider (dolomedes). You may be able to narrow your ID by starting on this page (http://bugguide.net/node/view/1963/bgima...) and progressing through the collection. Nice photo by the way! Fishing spiders are big!

Jimmie
Spotted by
Jimmie

Hominy, Oklahoma, USA

Lat: 36.41, Long: -96.40

Spotted on Oct 9, 2011
Submitted on Oct 16, 2011

Spotted for Mission

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