Ladybird Spider

Eresus kollari
Eresus kollari
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Eresus kollari, the ladybird spider, is a spider species in the family Eresidae. It is one of the three species into which Eresus cinnaberinus or Eresus niger has been divided. Eresus kollari keep the remains of their prey stacked in the web. The females use the same burrow throughout their whole life. The prey can be large like tenebrionoid beetles, up to 32.5 mm long.

Ladybird Spider

Eresus kollari

Is Ladybird Spider harmful?

There is no data about harmful of this species. Don't forget to be careful.

Sientific classification

kingdom: Animalia
phylum: Arthropoda
class: Arachnida
order: Araneae
family: Eresidae
genus: Eresus