Nursery-web spider

Nursery-web spider

Observation - Nursery-web spider - UK and Ireland. Description: Female guarding her eggs top left of web. The female carries her egg sac in her fangs. When the eggs are about to hatch she attaches the sac to vegetation, spins a silken tent over it, and stands guard until youngsters disperse-hence the common name nur

Female guarding her eggs top left of web.
The female carries her egg sac in her fangs. When the eggs are about to hatch she attaches the sac to vegetation, spins a silken tent over it, and stands guard until youngsters disperse-hence the common name nursery-web spider.