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Photo#498013
Spider - male

Spider - Male
Lamoine, Hancock County, Maine, USA
March 14, 2011
Size: 5/8 inch
Found in my bathtub

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Moved from Spiders. I hope you don't mind, I cropped your image so we can see the details more easily. Don't worry, this isn't a dangerous spider.

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Looks like and amaurobiid to
Looks like and amaurobiid to me

Hmm...
I'm going to take a couple of guesses and either say it's a male Hacklemesh Weaver or a male Funnel Web Weaver. Males are common wanderers in any spider species, and are always on the search for females. It can be safely released outside in a wood pile or other sheltered environment.

I'm sure someone can help out more.

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