Attack of the Pseuton Spiders! Could This Be Their Leader? - Holocnemus pluchei
Fullerton Arboretum, Fullerton, Orange County, California, USA
April 8, 2010
Hunched over the computer, I'm puzzling over the ID of several spiders. Grandson Owen peers over my shoulder and volunteers: "Oh, those are Pseuton spiders." I have reason (scant) to believe that this small individual is their leader, perhaps a plucky male among fervent female warriors.