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Insect and Spider Identification: SOLVED: anyone know what this spider is?

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jasem
sydney
Australia

March 21, 2013
3:24 AM

Post #9456619

just found this spider outside, but too scared to get any closer for a better photo. scared it is going to come inside.

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Flapdoodle
Minot, ND

March 21, 2013
3:36 AM

Post #9456620

Looks like a huntsman spider (family Sparassidae); can give a painful (but not dangerous) bite.
jasem
sydney
Australia

March 21, 2013
4:07 PM

Post #9457386

thanks, but i thought huntsman were furry/hairy? this one wasn't. if it was a huntsman i can handle that, but hoping its not a more dangerous spider.

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