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Spider - Pisaurina mira

Spider - Pisaurina mira
Linwood, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA
May 22, 2011
Size: 2 inches, at least
This guy was found on a half-full bag of compost I left in the woods last week. He was huge. I moved the bag around to get a good picture but he didn't really move, although he kind of waved his legs. For all I know this is a dead spider.....or a shell. Do you have any idea what this big brown spider with the "dimpled butt" is?

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Spider - Pisaurina mira Spider - Pisaurina mira

Nursery Web Spider, Pisaurina mira
Moved from ID Request.

It is a large female. They are harmless in case you're wondering.

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