Family Scientific Name Gender Size Common Name
Ctenizidae Bothriocyrtum californicum male 18 - 24 mm California trap-door spider
Found: Fullerton, Ca Date: 22 Oct. 05 ID: D18
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Bothriocyrtum californicum
Burrow doors, view 4 for female, if present, are usually located on sunny hillsides. Females will be found only if their burrows have been significantly disturbed or destroyed. Males can be found walking around during the mating season. This male was found on a tennis court!
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