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Old 15-08-2012, 03:56 AM
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nothing to worry about at all there , thats the very common and widespread Amaurobius fenestralis , or Lace Web Spider


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Originally Posted by tedmoo View Post
Hi there,

Can someone tell me if this is the 'False Widow' Steatoda nobilis?

My girlfriend was just bit on her leg. I live in Cumbria, and as far as I know these 'biting' spiders are only found in southern England?

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(she's worried now after reading the news reports)

Thanks for anyones input and sorry the picture is not the best. I hate spiders!
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