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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 9 years ago

Nice photo!

Jimmie
Jimmie 9 years ago

Thanks, I'll have a look!

Gordon Dietzman
Gordon Dietzman 9 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

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

Spotted for Mission

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