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Arrow-shaped Micrathena

Micrathena sagittata


Red spider with two spikes in the back of the abdomen. About 3 cm long.


Semitropical forest

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca 11 years ago
Arrow-shaped Micrathena
Micrathena sagittata Micrathena sagittata

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LuisStevens 11 years ago

Thank you bayucca for the ID and the link.

bayucca 11 years ago

I have seen some reports from Mexico, but you have to check for Sagittata, it is the most common one in the neotropic area, but there are some others and as usual the colors might vary.

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Spotted on Sep 4, 2012
Submitted on Oct 7, 2012

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