Subject: Big spider takes over rat trap
Location: Kansas City MO
August 6, 2017 11:45 am
Hi! Was wondering if you could identify this big spider. I am in northwestern Missouri.
We believe this is a Funnel Web Spider in the family Agelenidae, probably a Grass Spider in the genus Agelenopsis like the one in this BugGuide image. See BugGuide for more on Funnel Web Spiders.