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Photo#801121
10 legs? - Ummidia

10 legs? - Ummidia
Huntersville, North Carolina, USA
July 9, 2013
Size: 1-1.5"

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Moved from ID Request.

Trapdoor spider
Looks like a male trapdoor spider in genus Ummidia. The short pair of leg-like appendages at the front are actually pedipalps. In males, these are used for sperm transfer during mating.

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