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Cross Spider

Argiope chloreides


female - a relatively tiny species (svl 3mm)... will spin web under leaves of trees with a web decoration... the stabilimentum (plural: stabilimenta) in the centre.! its function is a subject of much debate... but lets not get into that and just enjoy looking at all the tiny beauties of nature as they come.!


Araneae; Araneidae; Argiopinae

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Richard Ong
Richard Ong a year ago

thanks to PNRs for the SOTW nomination.!

AshleyT a year ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

Richard Ong
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Richard Ong

George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

Spotted on Feb 21, 2018
Submitted on Aug 7, 2019

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