Cell spiders (Dysderidae)
Woodlouse spider (Dysdera crocata)
Web: the Woodlouse spider doesn’t make a catching web, but actively hunts its prey.
Habitat: Is found in a humid environment such as underneath stones, flower pots, bark, dead wood. In gardens and in parcs, but also in forests. Sometimes also indoors in humid cellars.
How to recognize:
Looks similar to:
♀: 11-15 mm
♂: 9-10 mm
♀: throughout the year, but with a peak from May till July
♂: throughout the year, but with a peak from May till July