Amaurobius

Picture ID 42937

Picture of Amaurobius - Dorsal

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Found on domestic premises (2nd floor bedroom) in Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Submitted by: 
    Scot42
  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2018
  • Photographed: Sep 8, 2018
  • Spider: Amaurobius
  • Location: CITY OF EDINBURGH, United Kingdom
  • Spotted Indoors: Other
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes: Dorsal
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Hi, this looks like it might be one of the Lace-web Spiders (Amaurobius). I’m not used to seeing them with the abdomen quite this swollen though (possibly gravid) making it look a bit different, so I may be mistaken.

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