Micrathena sagittata (Arrowshaped Micrathena) - Picture 15

  • Photographer: Image © Madison Wells
  • License/Copyright: Used with Permission
  • Date photographed: September 1, 2013
  • Description: Notice the open hub of the "Arrowshaped Micrathena" web. The spider purposely leaves it open so they can crawl back and forth from one side of the web to the other. Also note the short stabilimentum (zigzag of silk) above the center of the web, which is common in this species.
  • Maturity: Adult
  • Sex: Female
  • Attributes: Ventral, Webs
  • State: New Jersey
  • Country: United States

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