photo sharing and upload picture albums photo forums search pictures popular photos photography help login
Digipets | all galleries >> Insects (and arachnids) > Should I Worry
previous | next
Should I Worry

Should I Worry

I was preparing dinner when this critter scamped across my kitchen counter. Of course I ran for my Coolpix 990, my premier closeup camera. He or she was about 3/4" across. Anyone know what it is?
I hate to kill a photo op!

other sizes: small medium original
Timothy O'Connor19-Oct-2004 12:39
Looks like a white tailed spider to me.
def23-Jun-2004 02:28
Hi, not to worry. Looks like a wolf spider, maybe a Carolina wolf spider. It's your own home pest control-preys on bugs for you! If you don't want it inside, catch it with a glass and let it hunt outside. Here's a spider id site that might help:
Guest 05-Oct-2003 03:14
P.S. Photo op or not, that sucker is DEAD!
Guest 05-Oct-2003 03:13
OMG!!!! I would definately worry! I am soooo scared of spiders. I would have been screaming and crying for someone to come kill it. I know, I'm a wimp! LOL!
Digipets05-Oct-2003 02:28
I would but like you not until AFTER the pic. Great shot!