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Black Widow look alike? Please help. - Latrodectus

Black Widow look alike? Please help. - Latrodectus
Port Allen, West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
October 12, 2003

this appears to be an immatur
this appears to be an immature female mactans. probably a couple to a few molts within maturity.

look alike
black widow male.

 
Agreed, but...
Since I don't see enlarged palps, it might also be an immature female, which look like the males (1).

 
Thanks so much for the id, Ch
Thanks so much for the id, Charles!

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