Longjawed Orbweaver

Tetragnatha extensa

Summary 4

Tetragnatha extensa is a species of spider found across the Northern Hemisphere. It has an elongate body, up to 11 mm (0.43 in) long, and adopts a straight line posture when alarmed. It lives on low vegetation in damp areas, and feeds on flying insects which it catches in its web.

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) gailhampshire, some rights reserved (CC BY), https://www.flickr.com/photos/gails_pictures/8365275432/
  2. (c) anonymous, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.biopix.com/PhotosMedium/Tetragnatha%20extensa%2000002.JPG
  3. (c) anonymous, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.biopix.com/PhotosMedium/Tetragnatha%20extensa%2000004.JPG
  4. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tetragnatha_extensa

More Info

iNat Map

1.kingdom Arachnids
2.class Spiders
Color brown, green, white