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SpiderPurseWeb_Sphodros_niger06182016_CV_ - Sphodros niger - male

SpiderPurseWeb_Sphodros_niger06182016_CV_ - Sphodros niger - Male
Cromwell Valley Park, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA
June 18, 2016
Found walking across a wooded trail. Its movements were sluggish and he pretty much ignored me as I shots photos. Think its a purse web spider - male. Thanks!

Moved from Sphodros.

Moved from ID Request.

A Purseweb Spider in Sphodros, I believe a Black purseweb spider, Sphodros niger, but another should confirm.

That really
looks good - thanks!

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