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Micrathena Spider

Micrathena sagittata

Description:

This looks like an orb weaver spider. It measures about 3/8" long.

Habitat:

Tropical dry forest of NW Costa Rica 5 weeks into the rainy season.

2 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago
Arrow-shaped Micrathena
Micrathena sagittata Micrathena sagittata
Orb Weaver Spider
Micrathena sp. Micrathena


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4 Comments

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 8 years ago

Thanks Maria

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

Very cool spider!

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 8 years ago

Thanks bayucca, Cindy, and Chun!

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 8 years ago

Beautiful view from under the Micrathena spider.

LarryGraziano
Spotted by
LarryGraziano

Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Spotted on May 23, 2012
Submitted on May 27, 2012

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