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Spined micrathena (female)

Micrathena gracilis

Description:

Spider with 5 mm long weirdly spined abdomen.

Habitat:

Woods

Notes:

A very difficult subject to get macro shots of especially as it was blowing about in the wind!

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5 Comments

KarenL
KarenL 2 years ago

Thanks Satyen & Jolly!

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 2 years ago

very nice spotting

Wild Things
Wild Things 2 years ago

Lovely spotting!

KarenL
KarenL 2 years ago

They are Carol! Here is one from PA for you! http://bugguide.net/node/view/137056

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 2 years ago

Oh, these are so cool! They don't have them up in PA, do they?

Columbia, Tennessee, USA

Lat: 35.62, Long: -87.05

Spotted on Jun 10, 2012
Submitted on Jun 11, 2012

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