Amaurobius ferox
(Black Lace-Weaver)

Picture ID 8967

Picture of Amaurobius ferox (Black Lace-Weaver) - Male - Dorsal

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What spider is this? Should I be worried if he is venomous?

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 This looks like a male Black Lace-weaver, Amaurobius ferox. Like most spiders they have venom but are not considered to be of medical significance and are unlikely to bite except in self defense.

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