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Shield Spider on Coffee plant.
May be due to the shield, this buddy was quite bold enough to strike a pose.
ID must be Western ghat Spiny orb-weavers or Daly's Spiny Spider for specie- Gasteracantha dalyi
I think Chun's suggestion is accurate if checked following link...http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Horned...
Great look to this guy!
fantastic find ! welcome to project noah Parag!
Awesome!Welcome to the Community drparagpathak!
What a great spotting!
I love coffee... but not that much! HA! LOL! WOW! Look at those long spikes. These are very cool spiders. HA!
Certainly a Thorny or Spiny spider...!!Dr. Parag.. can you mention exact location on map..?Or it is spotted in Bengaluru city..?
Thanx eric for the link..
Uau! Very diferent !!!
nice spotting. didnt know about these..heres another link with pictures of the species.http://www.flickriver.com/photos/2984756...
Wow grandioso futurista
Spotted on Mar 18, 2010 Submitted on Apr 8, 2012
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