Photo by Melody
It's time now to VOTE in our 14th annual photo contest! Voting ends November 7, so be sure to cast your votes for your favorites in each category here. Good luck to all contestants!

Insect and Spider Identification: Please help us identify this spider

Communities > Forums > Insect and Spider Identification
Forum: Insect and Spider IdentificationReplies: 4, Views: 32
Add to Bookmarks
Los Angeles, CA

January 5, 2013
4:08 PM

Post #9376465

Could you help us figure out what type of spider this is? We live in Los Angeles and this was found dead under a couch where some coca cola was spilled a few weeks ago. Is this dangerous to babies? We have a little one on the way.

Thumbnail by Marshall33
Click the image for an enlarged view.

Minot, ND

January 5, 2013
4:16 PM

Post #9376475

Definitely not a dangerous spider - might be a woodlouse spider -
Los Angeles, CA

January 5, 2013
4:18 PM

Post #9376481

OK thanks (again). Do you know what the black sac on the back of it might be?
Minot, ND

January 5, 2013
4:20 PM

Post #9376486

Shriveled up (desiccated) abdomen.
Los Angeles, CA

January 5, 2013
4:31 PM

Post #9376503

Thank you!

You cannot post until you register and login.

Other Insect and Spider Identification Threads you might be interested in:

SubjectThread StarterRepliesLast Post
SOLVED: Tiny Red Critters Angel 26 Apr 26, 2014 7:18 AM
SOLVED: Do you know what kind of Spider this is? dignbloom 55 Aug 18, 2012 4:36 PM
SOLVED: green caterpillar xox_kitkat_xox 4 Jan 24, 2010 9:05 PM
SOLVED: Name this insect? Dinu 16 Oct 19, 2008 2:54 PM
SOLVED: Red Spider about the diameter of a penny gardenwife 24 Oct 10, 2009 10:41 AM

We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.

Hope for America