Anelosimus vittatus

Picture ID 58451

Picture of Anelosimus vittatus - Dorsal

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Hidden at base of nettle leaf in semi-rural location on hill

  • Submitted by: 
    Strees
  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2019
  • Photographed: Apr 26, 2019
  • Spider: Anelosimus vittatus
  • Location: Malvern, United Kingdom
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.),On Flower,Low foliage (shrubs, herbs, garden, excluding flowers),High foliage (includes trees and tree trunks)
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes: Dorsal
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ItsyBitsy

Possibly the back end of a Social Cobweb Spider, Anelosimus vittatus. I’m not confident from just this angle though. I’ll tentatively file it to genus for now.

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