Posted by: sheenastrain | August 14, 2009

Spinybacked spider in my garden

spiny spider

I spotted this strange critter in my garden recently, after a bit of googling I discovered that it’s a Spinybacked orb spider. it’s tiny, less than 1cm across and harmless.

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  1. I’m so glad you mentioned the width of the spider because from the photograph I assumed it was HUGE and terrifying!

    Catherine

  2. That’s so cool!!


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