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Arrowhead spider

Verrucosa arenata

Description:

Unlike other orbweaver spiders with round bodies, these spiders have triangular abdomens.

Habitat:

Jordan Lake woods

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5 Comments

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Thanks for your nice comments, Sergio, Jolly, Deepti and Dilan. I think these are attractive spiders but wish they wouldn't suspend their webs across trails. Somehow they always seem to be just at my face height and if I'm not looking ahead, I get a sticky mess on my face. ;)

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 7 years ago

Awesome macro series!!

eeptii x
eeptii x 7 years ago

Marvellous!

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 7 years ago

Awesome series Maria. Beautiful

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 7 years ago

Great spotting, Maria. Verrucosa spiders I've seen here either have a black or brown body.

Maria dB
Spotted by
Maria dB

North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Sep 7, 2014
Submitted on Nov 15, 2014

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