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Spiny Backed Orb Weaver

Gasteracantha

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6 Comments

Ken Ken
Ken Ken 10 years ago

Wo~So Beautiful~!!!

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 10 years ago

You must have used too much flash that the spider looks bright purplish.
Is it originally dark in color or it is really light purple ?

AzriAzmi
AzriAzmi 10 years ago

Thank you KarenL, kyros.v and IsmaelChavesAguilar.

kyros.v : I think the purple thing is some kind of a shell for protection. I might be wrong as well. :)

Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 10 years ago

Gorgeous!

kyros.v
kyros.v 10 years ago

Is all that the actual spider??? This can't be very practical...
Anyone knows what that purplish thing is used for?

KarenL
KarenL 10 years ago

Wow, I've not seen anything like this before!

AzriAzmi
Spotted by
AzriAzmi

Seremban, Malaysia

Spotted on Apr 15, 2010
Submitted on Jan 23, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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