meatface's picture

White Bodied Spider

Observed: 24th May 2011 By: meatface
Weird Spider 24th May 2011 (1).JPG
  • Wolf Spider (Pardosa sp)
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.


John Bratton's picture

I don't know the species, but

I don't know the species, but the white part is its eggs.

GeoMah's picture

Wolf Spider

It is one of the Wolf Spiders (genus Pardosa). The white object is the egg sac, carried by the female until it hatches. She may also carry the newly hatched spiderlings on her back for several days.

George Mahoney
British Dragonfly Society

meatface's picture


Yes, I think you're right, thank you both.