Picture ID 195777

Picture of unidentified spider

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Is it a false widow?

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  • Submitted: May 15, 2024
  • Photographed: Jul 21, 2023
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
  • Spotted Indoors: Other
  • Found in web?: No
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Yes it is a false widow.
Noble False Widow – Steatoda nobilis, female.

Many websites say they are “the most venomous spider of UK”. They are calm, just don’t mishandle them(or don’t handle at all) and it wouldn’t bite you. Even if it bites you serious medical problems are rare.

Last edited 5 days ago by 0959kedi