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Enoplognatha ovata

Wikipedia Abstract

Enoplognatha ovata is a species of spider belonging to the family Theridiidae. It is native to Europe and has also been introduced to North America. This spider, reaching a length of 6 mm (excluding legs), has translucent legs and the globular abdomen is extremely variable in colour and pattern: the background colour is white, cream or green and can be marked with a row of dark spots, a broad red stripe or with two red stripes in a v-shape.
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Prey / Diet

Sepsis fulgens[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Centromerus sylvaticus1
Erigone atra1
Neriene montana1
Pachygnatha clercki1
Pirata piraticus (Spider)1
Robertus lividus1





Species recognized by , 2012-04-26, SpidCat via ITIS: The World Spider Catalog in Catalog of Life 2011
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