Fletch's picture

What is this called?

Observed: 3rd February 2011 By: Fletch
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spider next to 5p
Description:

Shiny black spider no bigger than .5" in body, has brown markings on top of abdomen.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Dick_Jones's picture

Steatoda bipunctata

Rather vague row of white spots in the midline of the upper abdomen, suggest this species. 12mm would make it huge, more like 7mm would be a large example.

DJ