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Mystery black spider

Observed: 6th April 2012 By: Elani
Black velvety spider 1
Black velvety spider 2
Black velvety spider 3

Length (body):18mm
Width (body): 6mm
Back legs stretched: 15mm
Small black spider (velvety). Abdomen and head similar in size. It has a few whitish hair on the top of its abdomen with pairs of spots. Its chelicara and pedipalp are large in comparison with its whole body.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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You would be better posting

You would be better posting this one at http://za.ispot.org.uk/, the S African site.



recording wildlife with The Recorder's Year on www.hbrg.org.uk/TRY.html.