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Spiders

Posted by on Oct 19, 2011 in Ants, birds, mice, pest control, Pest Control News, pest prevention, rodents and wildlife, spiders, Wasps | 0 comments

Found in most buildings, spiders are not actually a pest and provide a service by reducing the number of flies and other unwelcome insects in the home.  Despite this, spiders are often viewed as an unwelcome intruder.  There are about 650 different species of spider in the UK ranging from  the tiny money spider Minute maro (Maro minutes) to the huge Cardinal spider (Teganaria parietina) with a leg span of more than 10 centimetres.  The heaviest spider in Britain is the Four – spot orbweaver (Araneus quadratus) which can weigh up to 2.5 grams. The following are five species of ‘House...

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