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  • English
    • Crevice Weavers
  • Scientific Names
    • Filistatidae
  • Spanish
    • Arañas filistátidas

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Recent observations

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Observer

yetikat

Date

June 20, 2016

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What

Southern House Spider Kukulcania hibernalis

Date

June 17, 2016

Place

CBTis 165 (Google, OSM)

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What

Southern House Spider Kukulcania hibernalis

Observer

edgar14

Date

June 17, 2016 10:30 AM CDT

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What

Southern House Spider Kukulcania hibernalis

Observer

astamatis

Date

June 16, 2016 04:24 PM CDT

Description

Large grey spider, white where legs attach

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What

Southern House Spider Kukulcania hibernalis

Date

June 14, 2016

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What

Southern House Spider Kukulcania hibernalis

Observer

aeg91

Date

April 30, 2016

Description

Quiero saber qué araña es!!! Ayuda! Gracias de antemano!

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Observer

dominic

Date

June 10, 2016

Description

Huge female.

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Observer

dominic

Date

June 10, 2016

Description

Juvenile.

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Observer

dominic

Date

May 20, 2016

Description

Young female.

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What

Southern House Spider Kukulcania hibernalis

Date

May 19, 2016 04:37 PM EDT

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Observer

r2o3m3i4n5a6

Date

May 14, 2016

Place

México (Google, OSM)

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Observer

dominic

Date

May 14, 2016

Description

Male. Found on a night hunt.

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Description from Wikipedia

The crevice weaver spiders (super-family Filistatoidea, family Filistatidae) contain primitive cribellate spiders. They are haplogyne weavers of funnel or tube webs. The family contains 17 genera and more than hundred described species worldwide. One of the most abundant members of this family in the Americas is the Southern house spider (Kukulcania hibernalis). Named after the fierce Meso-American god Kukulkan, the females are large (up to nearly 20 mm) dark-colored spiders and males are light brown, smaller (about...

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