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CLOSED: Tennessee spider found Inside

Louisville, TN

I would describe it as jet black with a white pattern on its back, not quite and hourglass but unique. I got a photo so if anyone's could help I looked everywhere else on the internet and couldn't find a photo that matched what this looked like!

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Minot, ND

Looks like an eastern parson spider (family Gnaphosidae) - http://www.spiders.us/species/herpyllus-ecclesiasticus/
Harmless to humans...

Louisville, TN

Thank you! Everything online was bringing up black widows and lookalikes.. Glad to know that's definitely not the case.

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