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Unnamed spotting

Description:

Spider

3 Species ID Suggestions

HanOram
HanOram 8 years ago
False widow spider
Steatoda sp
Turret Spider
Atypoides riversi
common false widow
Steatoda bipunctata male Steatoda bipunctata photos and info


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5 Comments

Spandan Dutta
Spandan Dutta 6 years ago

it is a false widow spider

JanineLingTurner
JanineLingTurner 6 years ago

It has an intimidating name, but only the female has the potential to bite even then it is rare for them to do so and the bite is very, very mild, in comparison to the actual Black widow. i have steatoda all over my house and i find them rather pleasant :)

chebeague21
chebeague21 7 years ago

nice

snickerweb
snickerweb 7 years ago

"False widow, spider Steatoda sp" is true?

snickerweb
snickerweb 8 years ago

ID plz!!!

snickerweb
Spotted by
snickerweb

Nürnberg, Bayern, Germany

Spotted on Mar 30, 2011
Submitted on Mar 30, 2011

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