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Photo#49032
wolf spider - Hogna frondicola - female

wolf spider - Hogna frondicola - Female
Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
April 21, 2006
Size: ~14mm

Moved
Moved from Gladicosa gulosa.
Mandy, I agree with you, thanks for catching it.

I wonder
..if this is Hogna frondicola instead? With the distinct white line around the outer border of the carapace, and also the median band on the carapace seems far too thick and straight for Gladicosa.

Looks just like Kaston's drawings of H. frondicola and also just like others that have been placed there in the guide (though the abdominal spots are less distinct), e.g.:

Moved
Moved from Wolf Spiders.

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