Spider found on a rotten log on the forest floor.

Spider found on a rotten log on the forest floor.

Observation - Spider found on a rotten log on the forest floor. - UK and Ireland. Description: Found this spider on a rotten log in Shotover. The log was in woodland, but very close to open acid grassland. It was not on a web. It has insanely long front legs, 3 claws on the tarsi and auxiliary foot claws, so I think its in the Araneus family. The b

Found this spider on a rotten log in Shotover. The log was in woodland, but very close to open acid grassland. It was not on a web. It has insanely long front legs, 3 claws on the tarsi and auxiliary foot claws, so I think its in the Araneus family. The body length is 5mm.