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Black Widow - Latrodectus variolus

Black Widow - Latrodectus variolus
Powhatan County, Virginia, USA
August 5, 2005
I think this is a young female Southern Black Widow. Can anyone confirm this? - Thanks

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Black Widow - Latrodectus variolus Black Widow - Latrodectus variolus

Moved

It
is actually a juvenille variolus, not mactans as I had previously thought as well.

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