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Large brown spider - Titiotus

Large brown spider - Titiotus
San Luis Obispo County, California, USA
November 15, 2010
Size: A couple inches
This fast moving spider fell from ceiling onto my head while I was in bed...yikes! Found in a coastal desert region, on a ranch which has lots of wolf spiders, tarantulas, daddy long legs, some black widows, and other spiders. It has eight eyes, furry spikes on it's legs, and I found no web. I can't find it in my Spider Field Guide, so any help in identifying it would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

Moved from ID Request.

Male Titiotus sp.
is my guess. They are harmless. They may look similar to a recluse, but you can tell them apart by the eye arrangement.

(no eye shot yet... they are in two straight rows of 4 eyes each kind of like this



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