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Wolf Spider

Discussion in 'Invertebrate Pet Talk' started by Ratmosphere, Sep 16, 2015.

  1. Ratmosphere

    Ratmosphere Active Member 3 Year Member

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    Found this wolf spider in my garage today. It was the first one I ever picked up! Amazing creature.

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    wow pretty good sized spider.
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    Denny Dee Well-Known Member 3 Year Member 1,000+ Post Club

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    Awesome find! Definitely a fully mature species. Guessing Hogna Helluo
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    Ratmosphere Active Member 3 Year Member

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    I'd have to agree that it is Tigrosa helluo. Are these one of the more commonly found species of wolf spiders?
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    Denny Dee Well-Known Member 3 Year Member 1,000+ Post Club

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    They are in my area (midwest). But don't usually see them that big.
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    Ratmosphere Active Member 3 Year Member

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    Wow! I should have kept it.
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    Entity Well-Known Member 3 Year Member 1,000+ Post Club

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    They only live a year or 2. u did the right thing letting it go...its off to breed.