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Photo#700193
Spider - Heteropoda venatoria

Spider - Heteropoda venatoria
Michigan

Moved to Heteropoda venatoria
Moved from ID Request.

I'm keeping this image to document a known population being shipped into Michigan. I don't know if this species will be able to survive there, but if it does spread there we'll know where it came from! Can you tell us the city your boyfriend is finding these in?

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Did it turn up with an out of state shipment?

 
Yea im pretty sure cuz her n
Yea im pretty sure cuz her n her boyfriend found three just like it. And everyone is trying to tell me its a wolf spider n i keep telling them its not cuz a wolf spider dont look like a crab n is tht color.

Any other angles?
Did you get any other shots of this spider? A dorsal would be helpful. In any case, it's not a dangerous spider at all. What I can see reminds me of Heteropoda venatoria, but from what I know all the spiders in Sparassidae are much further south than Michigan, so it seems unlikely.

 
No my friend and her boyfrien
No my friend and her boyfriend found three of them at work. They get things shipped over to them and stuff.

Can anyone tell me what kind
Can anyone tell me what kind of spider this is?

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