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Recent observations

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Square

Observer

danieldorantes7

Date

June 26, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Wandering spider Cupiennius salei

Observer

nestorrodrigo

Date

January 29, 2011 11:29 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Wandering spider Cupiennius salei

Observer

rammahr

Date

August 8, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Date

June 11, 2015

Place

CBTis 165 (Google, OSM)

Description

La estaban desarmando las hormigas.

Photos / Sounds

What

Wandering spider Cupiennius salei

Observer

juancruzado

Date

November 24, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Wandering spider Cupiennius salei

Observer

juancruzado

Date

November 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

katzider

Date

June 26, 2015 01:50 AM CDT

Description

Description matches phoneutria, not really sure as this species is not present in Veracruz Mexico. Please help with genus. Will try to take more pics if we find it again.

Photos / Sounds

What

Wandering spider Cupiennius salei

Observer

phrafa96

Date

June 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

coreyjlange

Date

March 16, 2012

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Square

Observer

maxomick

Date

March 23, 2015 10:22 AM PDT

Description

Was told this was of the Cuppienius genus?

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Square

Date

November 23, 2014

Place

CBTis165 (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Wandering Spider Cupiennius coccineus

Observer

npollock66

Date

May 28, 2013

Description

Almost bit me, which freaked me out.

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Description from Wikipedia

Cupiennius is a genus of wandering spiders found from Mexico to northwestern South America, and on some Caribbean islands. The genus includes both relatively small species where the cephalothorax is less than 9 mm (0.35 in) and large species where the cephalothorax can measure almost 40 mm (1.6 in). The larger species are sometimes seen far outside their native ranges in shipments of fruits, when frequently confused with Phoneutria spiders. However, unlike the dangerously venomous Phoneutria, bites from Cupiennius typically...

No range data available.