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Nursery Web Spider

Pisaura mirabilis


Spider and it's nest made around grass stems


Open heathland

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nursery web spider
Pisaura mirabilis

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VivBraznell 7 years ago

Thank you for the ident Alan .. much appreciated! .Thanks Neil .. I love walking around this area in the early mornings when I'm home in Devon. It's an area of heathland, that I used to ride on when I had horses. Now managed by The Devon Wildlife Trust

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 7 years ago

Awesome photos and spotting, Viv. The web looks like foam.

VivBraznell 7 years ago

Can you give me a correct ident for this spider please Janine?

JanineLingTurner 7 years ago

sorry replacing broken links now, thanks!

Steve G. Gurdy
Steve G. Gurdy 7 years ago

This is a scary looking spider! Very Cool

VivBraznell 7 years ago

I would add but can't find the mission JanineLingTurner

JanineLingTurner 7 years ago

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

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Teignbridge District, England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Jul 23, 2012
Submitted on May 17, 2013

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