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Latrodectus mactans
Latrodectus mactans
Black Widow Spider
Photographer: Alden M. Johnson
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0091 3183 0986 0097 (2001-03-07)

Copyright © 2001 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Aug 1, 1969
  • location   not provided
  • family Theridiidae
  • order Araneae
  • class Arachnida
  • notes   egg sac is completed
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 43260
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Spider

  • common names   Black Widow Spider (photographer)
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