Spider Identification: Steatoda or Latrodectus?

Steatoda (False Widow)

Latrodectus (True Widow)

Brownish color Jet black color
Outline of hourglass, but no distinct coloring on underside Distinct red hourglass
About the size of a dime (legs may span larger) About the size of a dime or larger
Reflective white eyes that peer out straight Eight black eyes on top of the thorax
Dark colored spiderlings Light colored spiderlings
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