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Photo#220047
Unknown spider - Metaltella simoni - male

Unknown spider - Metaltella simoni - Male
La Jolla, San Diego County, California, USA
August 30, 2008
Size: body was about 1/4"
This is another photo I took around midnight while I was out for a walk. I'm not sure what type of spider this is, but I've read that the prominent pedipalps mean that this is a male who is looking for love. Is this true?

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Unknown spider - Metaltella simoni - male Unknown spider - Metaltella simoni - male

Moved
Moved from Spiders.

Moving -
to Spiders for now...

The boxing gloves do indicate
The boxing gloves do indicate a mature male:) See the info on this page and go down to Sex Identification: http://bugguide.net/node/view/1954

Looks to be one of the Hacklemesh Weavers
in the guide here

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