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Recent observations

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Arañas Order Araneae

Observer

jdvaldezleal

Date

March 4, 2015 10:47 AM HST

Description

SONY DSC

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Arañas tejedoras de seda dorada Family Nephilidae

Observer

negronahual

Date

March 4, 2015 11:25 AM CST

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Observer

kschnei

Date

March 4, 2015 12:49 PM PST

Description

Peckhamia sp. male jumping spider (Salticidae), Stulsaft Park, Redwood City, San Mateo County, California - 4 March 2015. I beat this ant-mimic jumping spider from an oak shrub. Collected live, chilled, photographed and later preserved as a specimen in order to determine species.

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Spiders Order Araneae

Observer

rcbrown

Date

March 3, 2015

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True Spiders Suborder Araneomorphae

Date

September 27, 2014

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Spiders Order Araneae

Observer

pohanginapete

Date

March 4, 2015

Description

In retreat in trunk of Lombardy poplar at night.

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Garden orbweb spider Eriophora pustulosa

Observer

pohanginapete

Date

March 4, 2015

Description

In web among alders at night.

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Observer

pohanginapete

Date

March 4, 2015

Description

On clay bank among dry grass at night.

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Spider Suborder Araneomorphae

Observer

pohanginapete

Date

March 4, 2015

Description

Body about the size of a match head; in web on trunk of old Lombardy poplar at night.

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貓蛛科 Family Oxyopidae

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

March 3, 2015 01:52 PM HKT

Description

貓蛛科 (Family Oxyopidae)

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Spiders Order Araneae

Observer

bluebear452

Date

March 4, 2015

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What

Flower Crab Spiders Genus Misumena

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

February 15, 2015 09:02 AM PST

Description

Enjoying a Sunflower seed maggot, on California Encelia

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Description from Wikipedia

Spiders (order Araneae) are air-breathing arthropods that have eight legs and chelicerae with fangs that inject venom. They are the largest order of arachnids and rank seventh in total species diversity among all other groups of organisms. Spiders are found worldwide on every continent except for Antarctica, and have become established in nearly every habitat with the exception of air and sea colonization. As of 2008, at least 43,678 spider species, and 109 families have been...

No range data available.