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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 has a size 1.3cm - 3.8cm (0.5in - 1.5in).

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Facts about black widow spiders
NameBlack Widow Spider
OrderAraneae
Main PreyInsects, woodlice, beetles
Common NameBlack widow spider
PredatorsWasp, birds, small mammals
ClassArachnida
KingdomAnimalia
Distinctive FeaturesSharp fangs and shiny black and red body
FamilyTheridiidae
ColourBrown, black, red, yellow
Skin TypeShell
Number of Species3
Scientific NameLatrodectus
GenusLatrodectus
DietCarnivore
Conservation StatusLeast concern
HabitatUrban, temperate forest and woodland
Size1.3cm - 3.8cm (0.5in - 1.5in)
PhylumArthropoda
Average Litter Size250
Image Details
Description Spiders images pictures. Description Kaldari Salticus scenicus female 01.jpg
Width 1520 pixels
Heigh 1080 pixels
File type JPG
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