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Asian hermit spider

Nephilengys malabarensis


This spider has a brownish abdomen, and a black overall colour with yellow stripes in its legs. It has yellow markings on its underbelly. It creates its web on trees or walls.


Tropical forests, and urban environments. Found in southeast asian countries such as the Philippines.


I spotted this close to our basement and had a large cobweb.

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Mountain Province, Philippines

Spotted on Jun 23, 2019
Submitted on Jun 27, 2019

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