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steatoda bipunctata(640x480)

Observed: 5th December 2011 By: jade
steatoda bipunctata (640x480)
 steatoda bipunctata(640x480)

I would like to know if i have correctly identified this species i believe it to be a steatoda bipunctata and female plus there are smaller looking ones around my house too.It is around a 1cm and only comes out at night.Has a cream ring running round the abdomen.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Another picture

Well, it looks like a Steatoda. Can you get a picture showing the pattern on the abdomen?

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Got one now :) just trying to post it up thankyou

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Unfortunately ..

that's the underside. I don't know if Steatoda species can be separated from the pattern on the underside - but I can't, sorry.