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    Thread: What is this?

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      What is this?

      We were recently in Charleston, SC and saw this guy. He was at least 3 inches but I have seen them there even bigger. I've ways wondered what they were.
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      Quote Originally Posted by Tgirl1010 View Post
      We were recently in Charleston, SC and saw this guy. He was at least 3 inches but I have seen them there even bigger. I've ways wondered what they were.
      A fishing spider, likely Dolomedes albineus. (That's the species I see most often in this area.)
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      I was thinking that was most likely what it was. Thank you.

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