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Spider uncertainty

Observed: 20th July 2012 By: dshubble
Leaf Beetle Recording SchemeSouthampton Natural History Society
Invertebrates expert
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P1030783
Description:

Hmmm... a few possibilities, but I'm not certain about this one although I think it's common - messy web with a tubular retreat in a nook of a shed. About 8mm long excluding appendages.

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Amaurobius sp.
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
    ID agreements (): 2 People
    • Alan ThornhillAlan Thornhill’s reputation in InvertebratesAlan Thornhill’s reputation in InvertebratesAlan Thornhill’s reputation in InvertebratesAlan Thornhill’s reputation in Invertebrates
    • dshubble
      Leaf Beetle Recording SchemeSouthampton Natural History Society
      Invertebrates expert
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Amaurobius

Cheers Andy - spot on and mental block cleared...

Dave