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Tegenaria agrestis

Pronunciation: te-ge-na're-a a-gres'tis

Definition: A native European spider now resident in the Pacific Northwest of the U.S., formerly falsely thought capable of inducing necrotic arachnidism.

Synonym(s): hobo spider

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