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    An orchid fancier with a CP problem chibae's Avatar
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    Not a pet, but the guardian of the tool shed

    Meet my itsy, bitsy tool shed guardian. He/She gets is a self feeder and asks for nothing but to hang on the inside of the door in peace.
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    Reminds me of an old Jim Stafford song....

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    holy crap.. that's one heck of a wolf spider!

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    Actually the jury is still out on that. Exo and Kula say huntsmanspider and I say fishing spider.
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    eh'.. true spiders aren't my strong point. Could very well be a Huntsman species though.

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    Definitely a fishing spider, Dolomedes... looks like tenebrosus but I'm not familiar with the spiders of your area.

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    Looks very much like a common fishing spider we found in Venezuela, in regards to body type.

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    I would have said huntsman, but then again, looking at the way the legs are played, it is hard to tell. As a general rule, wolf spiders don't climb all that well, and will spend much of their time running about at ground level. Don't know if this helps or just complicates things.

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