Nursery Web Spider


Nursery Web spiders, or Pisauridae, are a main family of spiders. This one here is part of the Pisaurina genus, and the Pisaurina brevipes species. They are a bit larger than a penny, as shown by the first image. They are mostly brown in color, with a dark brown stripe running down their back. This dark brown stripe is highlighted with light tan "piping". The rest of their back is a medium tan color.

Sutton also has another style of nursery web spider - the Nursery Web Spider - Mira.

The Nursery Web spider eyes are laid out in two rows of four eyes each. Like all spiders, they have 8 legs.

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Nursery Web Spider

Nursery Web Spider

Nursery Web Spider

Nursery Web Spider

Nursery Web Spider

Nursery Web Spider

Nursery Web Spider

Nursery Web Spider

Nursery Web Spider

Nursery Web Spider

Nursery Web Spider

Nursery Web Spider

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