Sparassidae
(Giant Crab Spiders)

Picture ID 55622

Picture of Sparassidae (Giant Crab Spiders) - Dorsal,Accidental adventive

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Have no idea on this spider, found in UK in suzuki car thats 6 months old

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BugmanDan

Hi, this is one of the giant crab spiders, Sparassidae family. None of these are dangerous at all.
Looks to be Olios species (golden huntsman) To my know, they are not known in the UK. You do have the brown huntsman.
You might have a hitchhiker there, suitable for a pet.
So you can see they are gentle giants, a video for you
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EqOFi3Wzvmk
Found the link I was looking for:
https://bugguide.net/node/view/1267942/bgimage

LGD

Great find, what did you do with the spider?

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