house spider


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house spider

n
(Animals) any largish dark spider of the genus Tegenaria that is common in houses, such as the cardinal spider
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The abstract to the report reads : "82% of records were males, supporting previous studies that showed house spider surges in autumn are predominantly males seeking mates.
Evidence for antimicrobial activity associated with common house spider silk.
The gradually cooling weather has sparked the house spider season.
The abstract to the report reads: "82% of records were males, supporting previous studies that showed house spider surges in autumn are predominantly males seeking mates.
Koch, 1841, Latrodectus hesperus Chamberlin & Ivie, 1935, and Latrodectus mactans (Fabricius, 1775)) and the cosmopolitan house spider Parasteatoda tepidariorum (C.
"Them" usually being two spiders that reach maturity in the early fall: The Giant House Spider that can have a leg span of 4 inches.
Sam trapped the spider - a large but harmless common house spider - with a glass and a pub menu.
Hanging from the new paintwork was the biggest house spider I have ever seen, with a spread of legs some four inches across and a body the size of an old shilling piece.
The scientists also use molecular biology tools to compare the genomes of spiders that have extremely noxious venoms, including the black widow and the brown recluse, to those of spiders with non-poisonous venoms, such as the house spider. "For some reason I tend to gravitate to these really dangerous spiders like the black widow," says Garb.
Second, unlike the research reported by Nicholson and Barnes-Holmes, which employed a live tarantula, Experiment 1 employed a spider moult whereas Experiment 2 employed a live Irish house spider. Third, Nicholson and Barnes-Holmes employed a dichotomized sample in that participants were selected based on whether they were deemed to be high or low in spider-fear in terms of their scores from the FSQ.
"I didn't have a clue what spider it was but I knew it didn't look like the normal house spider you get - it was horrible.
It's a common house spider (Tegenaria gigantea), a gentle giant that can grow up to 12 centimetres long.