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Photo © noonan_jared_5, all rights reserved
2324 Holiday Ct, Santa Rosa, California, US (Google, OSM)
38.4608439454, -122.7627065676
Accuracy: 5m
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Found this spider under an old wine barrel. I was very startled at first as I thought it was a black widow. However, I looked closer and it was actually a dark brown and didn't have an hourglass. It was crawling around an egg sac, which I included a picture of

Apr. 30, 2012 20:59:09 -0700
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Posted by noonan_jared_5 almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Posted by protecthabitat almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Very cool, I don't remember ever seeing one of these before.

Posted by protecthabitat almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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False Black Widow - Photo (c) Lynette Schimming, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
dave-barry's ID: False Black Widow (Steatoda grossa)
Posted by dave-barry almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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False Black Widow - Photo (c) Lynette Schimming, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
Community ID: False Black Widow (Steatoda grossa)
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