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Cyrtarachne inaequalis

small spider look same face of mantis or lizard or gecko

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  1. Very nice find, Chanachola. Posted 9 months ago, modified 9 months ago
    1. I find first time very happy Posted 9 months ago
  2. Really looks like the head of a Mantid - makes me wonder if that is on purpose/mimicry ... Posted 9 months ago
    1. Maybe for protect or for misunderstand Posted 9 months ago
      1. Yes, I suspect that the similarity is evolutiunary "on purpose" :o) Posted 9 months ago
  3. Phenomenal recording, top. Posted 9 months ago
  4. Actually, from what I know, the species of Spiders from the genus are known as Brid's Dropping Spider. The mimicry is more toward's Bird's Dropping rather that lizard, gecko, mantid or snake.

    There is an interesting article about this Spider that can pulsates and change the colours of its abdomen.
    Check out the article here :

    http://sgmacro.blogspot.my/2016/11/mystery-of-pulsating-spider.html
    Posted 9 months ago
    1. Wowwww sgmacro.blogspot amazing so much Posted 9 months ago
  5. Awesome find!! Posted 8 months ago
    1. thank you ^^ Posted 6 months ago
  6. Amazing find! Beautiful! Posted 5 months ago
    1. thank you. ^^ Posted 3 months ago

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The species Cyrtarachne inaequalis is a Spider from the family of Araneidae.

Similar species: Spiders
Species identified by Albert Kang
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By ChanacholaThailand

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Uploaded Dec 16, 2016. Captured Nov 9, 2016 13:59 in Unnamed Road, Tambon Si Than, Amphoe Phu Kradueng, Chang Wat Loei 42180, Thailand.
  • TG-4
  • f/5.6
  • 1/250s
  • ISO250
  • 12.6mm