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Missing sector orb weaver

Zygiella x-notata

Description:

1 cm total length spider spotted on the ceiling in a friend's house

Habitat:

Suburban

2 Species ID Suggestions

Triangular Sheet Web Spider
steatoda triangulosa Steatoda triangulosa (male) photo - Tom Murray photos at pbase.com
missing sector orb weaver
Zygiella sp.


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8 Comments

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Thank you for the correction Alan.

AlanThornhill
AlanThornhill 7 years ago

Sorry, but it's definitely not Steatoda triangulosa

JanineLingTurner
JanineLingTurner 7 years ago

Thank-you very much!

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

I would be delighted to Janine!

JanineLingTurner
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!
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/4649...

JanineLingTurner
JanineLingTurner 7 years ago

your very welcome nice spotting!!

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Thanks Janine!

JanineLingTurner
JanineLingTurner 7 years ago

note the faded markings in the spotting, compared to the markings shown in the link provided.

KarenL
Spotted by
KarenL

England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Sep 19, 2013
Submitted on Sep 20, 2013

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