purseweb spider

noun
variants: or less commonly purse spider

Definition of purseweb spider

: a spider (Atypus abbotti) that forms a purse-shaped web at the base of tree trunks

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“Purseweb spider.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/purseweb%20spider. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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