Woodlouse Spider

Dysdera crocata

Summary 2

The woodlouse spider, Dysdera crocata, is a species of spider that preys exclusively upon woodlice. Other common names refer to variations on the common name of its prey. These are woodlouse hunter, sowbug hunter, sowbug killer, pillbug hunter and slater spider.

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  1. (c) Kurt Andreas, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), http://www.flickr.com/photos/42227089@N00/5812923363/
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dysdera_crocata

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