Amaurobius

Picture ID 103125

Picture of Amaurobius - Dorsal

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Found in bathroom in north west of Ireland - what is it??!

  • Submitted by: 
    Lorr
  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2020
  • Photographed: Apr 19, 2020
  • Spider: Amaurobius
  • Location: Sligo, Ireland
  • Spotted Indoors: Other
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes: Dorsal
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TangledWeb

I think it is a Noble False Widow, Steatoda nobilis. They aren’t aggressive and don’t have dangerous venom. Bites are very rare because these spiders really want to avoid us.

TangledWeb

You’re very welcome! Thank you for asking us instead of killing it. 🙂

J_staff99

No I believe that’s a Window Laceweaver

J_staff99
J_staff99

Elvis is a she 🙂

J_staff99

Ha ha 🙂

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Picture of Amaurobius spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Amaurobius spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture