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AH_House Spider Tegenaria sheet web_0594.jpg
Male (right) and female (left) House Spiders {Tegenaria sp.} on sheet web in drystone wall. In late summer and autumn males seek out females and live with them in their webs for several weeks until they are eaten or die of old age. The female then guards the egg sac until the spiderlings emerge and disperse. Derbyshire, UK. August.