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Species Kukulcania hibernalis - Southern House Spider

Very Large Spider - Kukulcania hibernalis Spider in my Drawer, what kind is it? - Kukulcania hibernalis Southern House Spider-Top View - Kukulcania hibernalis Kukulcania hibernalis - female Male Southern House Spider - Kukulcania hibernalis - male Kukulcania hibernalis - female Kukulcania hibernalis - female Male Southern House Spider Courting - Kukulcania hibernalis - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Haplogynes)
Family Filistatidae (Crevice Weavers)
Genus Kukulcania
Species hibernalis (Southern House Spider)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Identification
Voucher male & female:


Textbook male & female:
Remarks
Females are frequently mistaken for small tarantulas or trapdoor spiders. Males are often mistaken for recluse spiders (Loxosceles). This is a totally harmless species that builds "messy" webs emanating from crevices, often on the outside of homes.