Pirata piraticus (Clerck 1757) (Family Lycosidae)


Male

Female with Egg Sack

Female with Young

Length: Male 4-7mm, Female 4.5-9mm
Egg Spiderling Adult
(Earliest: 11.6) (Earliest: 13.8) Spring - Summer
(Earliest: 18.2)

Biotopes:
Wet Meadows

Pond Edges

Acid Pools
Food:
Chironomidae

Culicidae

Dolichopodidae

Ephydridae

Sepsidae

Syrphidae

Tabanidae

Gerris

Lochmaea caprea

Trichoptera

Spider and Harvestman Recording Scheme (UK): Pirata piraticus
Araneae Spinnen Europas: Pirata piraticus
Nature Spot: Pirate Wolf Spider - Pirata piraticus


Pictures © 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007 J.K. Lindsey

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