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Insect and Spider Identification: SOLVED: Large spider in Willis, Texas (near Houston)

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P_Edens

P_Edens
Willis, TX
(Zone 8b)

December 27, 2012
3:07 PM

Post #9368582

This spider was in the sink in a cabin a few days ago. The area is heavily wooded (mostly pine). I estimate that the body was roughly 3/4 to 1 inch long (not including the legs).

Any ID would be appreciated. I was thinking some type of Wolf spider, but I couldn't find a photo that matched this one.

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Flapdoodle
Minot, ND

December 27, 2012
4:04 PM

Post #9368625

Definitely a wolf spider - maybe a Gladicosa sp.

P_Edens

P_Edens
Willis, TX
(Zone 8b)

December 27, 2012
4:11 PM

Post #9368635

Thanks much. I'll look that one up.

Patti

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