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Wolf Spider

Wolf Spider
Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
January 29, 2012
Size: 4.3mm
Found by sifting the base of a dried up sedge tussock at the edge of a swamp.

Moved from Wolf Spiders.

Pirata or Piratula
Since they split the genus it's going to be harder to place these. It sure does look like

This one looks like
an immature male. Both these spiders were found at the same location, in my backyard. There were lots of these spiders yesterday, with this being the most mature one. They ranged from second molt to this one that's probably penultimate. I'll try to rear this one and see if Kevin can figure it out.

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