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Mouse Spider

Mouse Spider
Mission Trails Regional Park, San Diego County, California, USA
August 21, 2017
Looks like another Scotophaeus blackwalli to me. The photo was taken at night. That beautiful blue color must be a reflection off something.

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May I ask what characters you used to identify this as Zoropsidae?

General gestalt ...
the characteristic spinnerets for Gnaphosidae are not visible, the eye arrangement is consistent. Also the iridescence you noted on the legs is a clue, there are a few genera in Zoropsidae that look like this.


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