This observation was made near a DART rail line in the Lake Highlands area of Dallas, Texas. The Trapdoor Spider is a big spider at nearly 2in/5cm in diameter. This one was seen making his way across a large pile of gravel.

Observation Details

County Dallas
City Dallas
Date May 28, 2012
Time of Day Noon
Temperature Hot (greater than 89°F/32°C)
Weather Clear
Habitat Recreation-Park
Type of Behavior Roaming
Gender Male
Maturity Adult
Observer Chris Jackson
Main Article Trapdoor Spider Observation Location