"If you want to live and thrive, let the spider run alive." ~American Quaker Saying
Class Arachnida. Order Araneae. Spiders have two body regions, no antennae, four pairs of legs, pedipalps (in males), fangs on chelicerae for venom, no wings, multiple simple eyes, and spinerettes at end of abdomen for spinning silk. They are NOT insects.
California Ebony Tarantula - Aphonopelma eutylenum
California Trapdoor spider - Bothriocyrtum californicum