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American house spider

Parasteatoda tepidariorum


Female guarding her egg sacs. Pic 2-playing dead. Pic 4 is a male that had similar coloration, but much smaller. I had moved an object to get better pics and I disturbed the web. Seconds latter the male came in to repair my damages. This was unbelievable team work to observe.


Spotted under a porch light.

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Federal Way, Washington, USA

Spotted on Aug 25, 2019
Submitted on Aug 25, 2019

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