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Red Crab Orbweaver

Micrathena clypeata

Description:

The spider was only a few centimeters large

Habitat:

Rainforest

Notes:

Found in the rainforest of Iwokrama (Guyana)

10 Comments

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 9 years ago

Wonderful!

Fantastic spider!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

I think most of Spiders build web... but their shape is different as per their habitat and prey.

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 9 years ago

Hi OnengDyah, an orbweaver is a type of spider that builds orb webs.

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 9 years ago

amazing,

OnengDyah
OnengDyah 9 years ago

Cute..what is orbweaver..? may some one to explaint...it..?

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 9 years ago

Beautiful !
It's a Micrathena clypeata.

KeithRoragen
KeithRoragen 9 years ago

Very cool.

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Great spot helber!
Welcome to Project Noah!

edolopez72
edolopez72 9 years ago

Spider, don't know what kind.

Kraxler
Spotted by
Kraxler

Guyana

Spotted on May 22, 2010
Submitted on Jul 9, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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