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eric859
Vincentown, NJ

May 6, 2013
4:53 PM

Post #9510991

I found this in my outside shed. I live in Southern NJ. I'm worried that it's a Brown Recluse. I have a 3 year old, so this is important. Thank you!
Eric

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Flapdoodle
Minot, ND

May 6, 2013
7:17 PM

Post #9511194

This appears to be a harmless hacklemesh weaver. The brown recluse is not native to New Jersey - http://www.ca.uky.edu/entomology/entfacts/ef631.asp
eric859
Vincentown, NJ

May 7, 2013
10:13 AM

Post #9511865

Thank you!

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