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Giant House Spider

Tegenaria Duellica


Body approx 12mm long, whole spider approx 34mm span (with legs bent). Mid brown colour with hairy body and legs and large pedipalps. Fast moving.


Houses and outbuildings in the UK


This is a smallish size one - the biggest I've seen won't fit under a pint glass when you want to put them out of the house. Luckily this one was already outside.

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1 Comment

JanineLingTurner 7 years ago

would you please consider adding this spotting to
The U.K Arthropod Survey
as it would be an interesting contribution,Thanks!

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England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Oct 2, 2011
Submitted on May 24, 2012

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