Spiders of Goodwell and Texhoma
Texas County, Oklahoma

 

Latrodectus hesperus - Western Black Widow

Imamature female

The above image was ID as Latrodectus hesperus
by Lynette Schimming in BugGuide.net



Adult female after many flies



Female's have a red spot at tip of abdomen (arrow)



Female's have a perfect red hourglass


Latrodectus hesperus - Western Black Widow