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Spider

Observed: 10th March 2011 By: tls232
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:

Unidentified Spider
A spider I found climbing up my jumper on my train at Twyford Station (I am a train driver).

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Alan Thornhill's picture

How big was it?

If it was really big I don't think it can be a native species. If it was small (say 1-2cm leg span) then maybe an ID could be suggested.

tls232's picture

it was about 4-5cm in

it was about 4-5cm in diameter

Alan Thornhill's picture

Dunno

If it were smaller then I would suggest Scotophaeus blackwalli or something similar. But 4-5cm - gosh that's a big spider.