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Long-jawed Orb Weaver

Tetragnatha sp.


When it started to rain, we tied the boat up to a cypress tree on the side of the river for shelter. In the process, we brushed some low branches and three or four of these fell into the boat.


Cypress tree on the edge of the Withlacoochee River

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Machi 5 years ago

Thanks! They are pretty gnarly looking up close.

AshleyT 5 years ago

Awesome how well you can see the long jaws that gives them their name! Great shots

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Florida, USA

Spotted on May 5, 2015
Submitted on May 15, 2015

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