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Photo#598705
pale cobweb spider - Theridion - female

pale cobweb spider - Theridion - Female
Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, USA
December 2, 2011
Size: 3.5 mm
Brought home from a school playground. Theridion?

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pale cobweb spider - Theridion - female pale cobweb spider - Theridion - female pale cobweb spider - Theridion - female pale cobweb spider - Theridion - female

There are some 50 species of Theridion
Someday BugGuide may get a Theridion expert to stop in, or Lynette and we might dig into the group and see what we can figure out, but right now, we're stuck at the genus level, sorry

 
I understand. Thanks. Didn'
I understand. Thanks. Didn't realize there were so many.

Moved
Moved from Spiders.

We would also have thought
Theridion

 
Thanks John, Jane, and Lynette
Any chance for a species ID or would that require microscopy?

Theridion
Moved from ID Request.

Yes I think you've picked the right genus. Great shots. Let's see what others think.

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