False Wolf Spider

Subject:  Titiotus? Not sure exactly. Geographic location of the bug:  Santa Cruz, CA Date: 09/09/2017 Time: 11:26 PM EDT I’m working st a job site and these Jing are in all the woodpiles on the property, pretty sure it’s Titiotus and not a Recluse or something. I would love to know what it is because … Read more

Introduced False Wolf Spider

Subject: Spider Zoropsis spinimana Location: Oakland, California, USA December 22, 2014 6:01 pm I found this fellow (and I do believe it is a male) lurking on my living room wall in Oakland, California. At just over 2″ he’s too big to live with comfortably. So, into a capture jar, smile for a close up … Read more

Tengellid Spider

Subject: What kind of spider is this? Location: Santa Cruz, CA November 10, 2014 11:38 am Hello Bugman. What kind of spider is this? Our guess is a type of Huntsman, but there are so many different types of Huntsman photos online, and none really match well. The purple leg segments are beautiful. There is … Read more