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Fishing Spider with Egg Sac - Dolomedes tenebrosus

Fishing Spider with Egg Sac - Dolomedes tenebrosus
Harleyville (Francis Beidler Forest), Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA
May 23, 2014

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Dolomedes tenebrosus
very similar to wolves, but a different family , the Pisauridae

 
Re: Dolomedes tenebrosus
Very cool! Did not know that. A Fishing Spider would have been my other guess! ;) Thanks for your help! They do look similar!! :)

 
and go figure
several species of "fishers" do just fine well away from any water source

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