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Huntsman spider

Description:

Maybe a type of Huntsman spider? (Although it’s definitely not brown.) It has not moved more than a few centimeters in the past 16 hours despite rain, then strong sun, and now wind and cold.

Notes:

Near forest below Mount Penteli, Greece.

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3 Comments

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 3 years ago

Four, very pretty, Spider photos....

phantomailbox
phantomailbox 3 years ago

Thank you Brian38. It looks like you’re correct; altho this spider seems somewhat flatter and more shield-shaped in the abdomen, nothing else looks as close as the walckaeri.

Brian38
Brian38 3 years ago

Looks like a Huntsman spider possibly Eusparassus walckenaeri.

phantomailbox
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Αττική, Greece

Spotted on Apr 7, 2018
Submitted on Apr 7, 2018

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