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Cellar Spider - Pholcus sp. I&#039;m not sure of the species at this point. I was thinking Pholcus phalangioides, but there some similar species.<br />
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Habitat: Living on a folding chair on my deck.<br />
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Habitat: Living on a folding chair on my deck.<br />
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Cellar Spider - Pholcus sp.

I'm not sure of the species at this point. I was thinking Pholcus phalangioides, but there some similar species.

Habitat: Living on a folding chair on my deck.

Cellar Spider - Pholcus sp. I'm not sure of the species at this point. I was thinking Pholcus phalangioides, but there some similar species.<br />
<br />
Habitat: Living on a folding chair on my deck.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/135371/cellar_spider_-_pholcus_sp.html Geotagged,Longbodied cellar spider,Pholcus phalangioides,Spring,United States,cellar spider,spider

    comments (4)

  1. Trilspin :) Posted 2 months ago
    1. 'vibrating spider', lol? Posted 2 months ago
      1. Yep. When you touch them, they completely freak out:

        Supposedly it's a strategy to confuse the predator.
        Posted 2 months ago
        1. Well, now I will need to poke the one on my deck. Posted 2 months ago

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Uploaded May 20, 2022. Captured May 11, 2022 22:34 in 5 East St, New Milford, CT 06776, USA.
  • Canon EOS 90D
  • f/16.0
  • 1/64s
  • ISO1600
  • 100mm