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Steatoda grossa  (False Black Widow)

Photo of Steatoda grossa by Les Leighton
© Les Leighton (Photo ID #69763)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Burnaby, BC Photographer Les Leighton
Habitat indoors, sheltered areas
Photo Date July 30, 2014 Upload Date July 30, 2014
Elevation (m) 35
UTM Zone # Latitude 49.2582813888889
UTM Easting Longitude -122.920061666667
UTM Northing Photo ID # 69763
Notes At my workplace I felt something land on my arm and I shook it off thinking it was a fly. It fell to the floor and started scrambling away. I cornered it and researched the spider's type. Er...um... False Black Widow juvenile.


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