Gallery description : picture of black widows

Black Widow Spider inhabits urban, temperate forest and woodland. It has a shell skin type. The preferred food type is carnivore. Black Widow Spider which methodical name is latrodectus usually is 1.3cm - 3.8cm (0.5in - 1.5in).

Facts about black widow spiders
NameBlack Widow Spider
Main PreyInsects, woodlice, beetles
DietCarnivore
Distinctive FeaturesSharp fangs and shiny black and red body
Skin TypeShell
FamilyTheridiidae
ClassArachnida
Common NameBlack widow spider
PredatorsWasp, birds, small mammals
KingdomAnimalia
Size1.3cm - 3.8cm (0.5in - 1.5in)
ColourBrown, black, red, yellow
Number of Species3
Scientific NameLatrodectus
GenusLatrodectus
Conservation StatusLeast concern
PhylumArthropoda
Average Litter Size250
HabitatUrban, temperate forest and woodland
OrderAraneae
Image Details
Description Picture of black widows. Male Black Widow Spiders “Twerk” to Avoid Being Eaten by Females ...
Width 1946 pixels
Heigh 1843 pixels
File type JPG
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