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Monday, 31 January 2011

Spider for id

Hi all/Bruce...found this little beauty yesterday in a dead log in the local wood .No idea what it is any help appreciated


Bruce said...

Its a female Amaurobius fenestralis. They are commonly found under bark and logs. The only other similar looking species you are likely to see is A. similis which occurs around houses.

AndyC said...

Thanks Bruce its a fine looking spider