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Wrap-around Spiders

Dolophones sp.


Two tiny Delophones genus spiders in this image, one atop the other. The lower is a shell. Either a victim of an attack or moulted. This spider is approx 4mm across the abdomen and was found on a leaf at night. Most likely the latter

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StephenSolomons 3 years ago

Somewhere I have more images of after the moult I think. I will look

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 3 years ago

maybe similar to A curtulus?

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 3 years ago

Tiny Arkys sp. birdpoo imitator maybe? Moulting?

StephenSolomons 3 years ago

Thanks Neil.

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 3 years ago

What an unusual spotting. Very nice. Well done, Stephen.

Gosford, New South Wales, Australia

Lat: -33.38, Long: 151.48

Spotted on Dec 13, 2014
Submitted on Dec 13, 2014

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