Orb-Weaver

Here’s a sign that October is approaching. A big fat orb-weaving spider of the family Araneidae. I love October and all the monster films during Halloween.

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Enrique Peñalver, David A. Grimaldi & Xavier Delclòs (2006). “Early Cretaceous spider web with its prey” (PDF). Science 312 (5781): 1761–1761. doi:10.1126/science.1126628. PMID 16794072.

http://www.bio-nica.info/biblioteca/Penalver2006SpiderWebCretaceous.pdf

One Response to “Orb-Weaver”

  1. I’m with you! October is my favorite month!

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