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Yellow and Black Huntsman Spider

Description:

A beautiful Huntsman spider (I think) whose body was about 2.5-3 cm long. It was silky black with brilliant yellow stripes down the sides of the thorax.

Habitat:

This spider was found walking in the cut grass 10 meters from a cement block building where they are commonly seen. It was spotted @20:30 in the Amazon rainforest of SE Ecuador.

Notes:

Hopefully someone can find a clue to its identity, or at least confirm that it is a Huntsman..


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Morona Santiago, Ecuador

Lat: -2.15, Long: -77.69

Spotted on Sep 19, 2014
Submitted on Feb 9, 2019

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