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Probable Shadow hammock spider Labulla thoracica

Observed: 3rd November 2012 By: Adele Brand
Unknown spider 121103
Description:

Caught indoors on a small sheet-like web in a corner of a room. Legspan around 1.5cm. Legs banded. Abdomen brown with black and white spots.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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Hi Alan, thanks for your

Hi Alan, thanks for your help. I've googled Labulla thoracica and agree it seems likely. I'm surrounded by deciduous woodland, with a oak tree only a couple of metres from the front door, so I guess it just strayed from there.