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Walnut orb-weaver

Nuctenea umbratica


The Walnut orb-weaver, Nuctenea umbratica, is a nocturnal orb web spider of the Araneidae family. It hides under cracks in the bark of trees during the days and spins a small orb web in the night. The pictured female, was spotted in Agrafa mountains, Greece.

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Αποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Ηπείρου - Δυτικής Μακεδονίας, Greece

Spotted on Aug 28, 2016
Submitted on Oct 22, 2016

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