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Unknown spiders (added via Android)

Observed: 11th March 2013 By: silva71
Photo 1
Description:

funnel web, nocturnal.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

chrisbrooks's picture

Edit please

Would you be so kind as to edit your posting and move it to the invertebrates section, many thanks.

dennis trunecka's picture

Segestria florentina

Definitely S.florentina. I have seen many in Central Southampton in the past, but never at this time of year.
If you gently touch the radials of the web with a feather the spider comes out from its retreat so fast you involuntarily jump, despite expecting it!