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Spider web on grass


My front lawn. Many crickets call this yard their symphony hall. The resident of this web appears to have taken an interest...


A spider seemingly about the diameter of a nickel retreated down the funnel just before I snapped off the shot.

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Gordon Dietzman
Gordon Dietzman 9 years ago

This web was produced by a funnel weaver spider (family: Agelenidae). There are lots of species in North America (about 300 or so). So it would be difficult, I think, to narrow down the ID much further.

Hema 9 years ago
i had a similar spotting ,except that the hole was covered with the web too.
After much debate ,we came to the conclusion that it is a funnel web spider's home.

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Woodlyn, Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on Sep 26, 2011
Submitted on Sep 26, 2011

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