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Old Thursday 8th March 2018, 16:08   #1
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Spider ID (UK)

I have never been able to positively ID the following Spiders so any help or feedback is very much appreciated.

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Old Thursday 8th March 2018, 17:32   #2
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2 Looks like an Orb Weaver but you'd need to see patterning on the back for a certain ID I think?



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Old Sunday 11th March 2018, 20:36   #3
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Yes, second picture looks like it could be Araneus quadratus but I am no expert.

Need to see the top of the spider in picture one.
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Yes, #2 looks like an Orb Weaver and I believe it is a venomous Weaver, Not sure on the first one.
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Old Monday 12th March 2018, 14:21   #5
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Yes, #2 looks like an Orb Weaver and I believe it is a venomous Weaver, Not sure on the first one.
UK has no native, venemous species, all very civilised our spiders



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Old Monday 12th March 2018, 16:41   #6
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UK has no native, venemous species, all very civilised our spiders



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It does. They're just not dangerously venomous.
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#1 looks like one of the Metellina Common Orb Weaver spiders!


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