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Old October 11th, 2007, 03:28 PM   #1
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Default Spider ID, is it a recluse?

Just killed this in a drawer, looks like one to me. Anybody familiar with them?

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Old October 11th, 2007, 03:36 PM   #2
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http://www.badspiderbites.com/brown-recluse-spider.php

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Old October 11th, 2007, 03:38 PM   #3
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Looks like a wolf spider to me.
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Old October 11th, 2007, 04:17 PM   #4
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Looks like a wolf spider to me.
not even close

appears to be Agelenidae

Common house spider

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Old October 11th, 2007, 04:28 PM   #5
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either a house as mentioned or a grass spider. grass spiders have those banding marks and the extended spinners out the back grass spiders are normally brown tho
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Old October 11th, 2007, 05:02 PM   #6
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Looks like a wolf spider to me.
Not hairy enough
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Old October 11th, 2007, 05:02 PM   #7
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not even close

appears to be Agelenidae

Common house spider

AH that looks like it. Its wet in the pics from the wasp spray I killed it with lol.
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Old October 11th, 2007, 05:15 PM   #8
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That is, without a doubt, a tarantula.
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Old October 11th, 2007, 05:52 PM   #9
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That is, without a doubt, a tarantula.
No, it's a black widow you idiot.
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Old October 11th, 2007, 07:44 PM   #10
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does it really matter? i just kill them and dont think about them.
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Old October 11th, 2007, 07:47 PM   #11
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The only good spider is a dead one.

Oh yeah, that's not a recluse.
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Old October 11th, 2007, 08:39 PM   #12
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I friggin HATE spiders....don't be between me and an escape route!
BTW...not a recluse.....they have a violin shaped marking on the body...and I agree with purplejeep 200%
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Old October 11th, 2007, 08:41 PM   #13
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I am no spider expert but is that spyderman?
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Old October 11th, 2007, 08:57 PM   #14
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The brown recluse isn't a native of MI
http://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,1607,7...6491--,00.html
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The only good spider is a dead one.

Oh yeah, that's not a recluse.
Ya big wus.
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It is a BARKING spider. Dont step on it - they stink.
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Old October 11th, 2007, 11:08 PM   #17
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The brown recluse isn't a native of MI
http://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,1607,7...6491--,00.html

they are native to lima ohio though.
dorm spiders man... uggh.
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See the inverted fiddle on the middle section in the second post, and how there are no markings on any of the other body sections. Those are the defining markings of a recluse. Yours did not have the right markings.
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