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Spined Micrathena

Micrathena gracilis

Description:

A followup on my spotting here: https://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/11.... She was, in fact, very pregnant in the first spotting, and now she is showing off her slim, spiked figure once more. She is also quite more active, and I had a harder time taking a picture of her.

Habitat:

Strung between privet shrubs in our backyard, a mixed deciduous forested residential area. This corner stays mostly in the shade.

Notes:

Additional Resource(s): SpiderID: https://spiderid.com/spider/araneidae/mi...

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Matthew Hammond
Spotted by
Matthew Hammond

Conway, Arkansas, USA

Spotted on Sep 16, 2019
Submitted on Sep 26, 2019

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