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  1. Smeringurus aridus male

    Smeringurus aridus male

    Note how the chelal fingers form a gap at the base- for grasping the female's chelae. female chelal fingers are flush when closed. Easily distinguishable from its sister species- S. vachoni- by the pallid coloration and lack of mottling on the prosoma. Rarely seen.
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    Smeringurus mesaensis
  3. Smeringurus aridus

    Smeringurus aridus

    mature female- seldom seen, few know how to find these outside of anzaborrego, and i'm one of those few. ;)