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Oct 19, 2013 6:20 PM

Unknown spider

Hi, I found this spider today on the outside of our patio doors, i have no idea what it is as i dont think i have seen one like it before. would be great if any one could help me identify it.


Many thanks


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    Oct 19, 2013 6:54 PM (in response to richyboi88)
    Re: Unknown spider

    Hi Richyboi88,


    This is a harmless missing sector orb weaver (Zygiella x-notata), a look at the web will explain the name. You will no doubt notice many more now you are aware of them, they are very common indeed around windows.


    Regards, Mark.

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