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Pardosa monticola Wolf spider
Pardosa monticola carrying spiderlings

This site was launched in april, 2007.

Here you will find facts, photos and videos of spiders, arachnids and other creepy crawlers.

I hope you enjoy the site!

Best regards,
Stefan Sollfors.

Facts: is a site with 1963 close-up photos and facts about spiders found in Europe. The main focus of the site is to show close-up photos of European spiders, but there will also be some general spider facts and photos of other arachnids.

New/updated spider pages:
Pardosa monticola, 21 apr 2014.
Trochosa ruricola, 21 apr 2014.
Salticus scenicus, 21 apr 2014.
Clubiona neglecta, 21 apr 2014.
Steatoda castanea, 21 apr 2014.
Neriene peltata, 21 apr 2014.
Tetragnatha extensa, 21 apr 2014.
Pityohyphantes phrygianus, 21 apr 2014.
Dictyna uncinata, 21 apr 2014.
Araneus sturmi, 21 apr 2014.
Coriarachne depressa, 15 apr 2014.

Latest spider movies:
Dolomedes plantarius, 25 jan 2014.
Zygiella atrica, 16 nov 2013.
Araniella cucurbitina, 5 oct 2013.
Steatoda albomaculata, 12 aug 2013.
Nuctenea umbratica, 1 apr 2013.
Agelena labyrinthica, 12 jan 2013.
Araneus quadratus, 25 nov 2012.
Hyptiotes paradoxus, 19 aug 2012.


  © Stefan Sollfors,
No photos may be used in any way
without written permisson,
but feel free to link to individual pages.
I am a photographer, not an arachnologist. Although I spend a lot of time on spider identification, I can not give a 100% guarantee on the id of the spiders.