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Genus Latrodectus - Widow Spiders


Red widow with egg sac - Latrodectus bishopi - female Adult male - ventral view - Latrodectus bishopi Adult male - Latrodectus bishopi Latrodectus bishopi - male Latrodectus bishopi - male Latrodectus bishopi - male - female Latrodectus bishopi - female Lactrodectus bishopi - Latrodectus bishopi - female

Black or Brown Widow - Latrodectus geometricus Brown widow? - Latrodectus geometricus - female Brown widow? - Latrodectus geometricus Brown Widow? (L. geometicus) - Latrodectus geometricus  ? Theridiidae - Latrodectus geometricus Mystery Latrodectus  - Latrodectus geometricus - female Small spider - Latrodectus geometricus - male Latrodectus geometricus - Brown Widow - Latrodectus geometricus - female

Western Black Widow - Latrodectus hesperus - male Western Black Widow Update - Latrodectus hesperus - female Western Blackwidow Spider - Latrodectus hesperus - male - female black widow spinning web, notice the 2 strands generated - Latrodectus hesperus - female Male Black Widow - Latrodectus hesperus - male Widow? - Latrodectus hesperus - male Black Spider - Latrodectus hesperus Spider - Latrodectus hesperus

Black Widow Spider - Latrodectus mactans - female spider with small body but long legs - Latrodectus mactans - male Southern Black Widow - Latrodectus mactans - female Black Widow - Latrodectus mactans Latrodectus mactans My First Black Widow - Latrodectus mactans - female Latrodectus mactans? - Latrodectus mactans - female Black widow? - Latrodectus mactans - female

black widow - Latrodectus variolus - female Black Spider with red markings - Latrodectus variolus Northern Black Widow - Latrodectus variolus - female Northern Black Widows - Latrodectus variolus - female Northern Black Widow - Latrodectus variolus - female Northern Black Widow - Latrodectus variolus Male Black Widow - Latrodectus variolus - male Latrodectus variolus - male - female