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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 11 months ago, modified 11 months ago
    1. I find first time very happy Posted 11 months ago
  2. Really looks like the head of a Mantid - makes me wonder if that is on purpose/mimicry ... Posted 11 months ago
    1. Maybe for protect or for misunderstand Posted 11 months ago
      1. Yes, I suspect that the similarity is evolutiunary "on purpose" :o) Posted 11 months ago
  3. Phenomenal recording, top. Posted 11 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 :

    Posted 11 months ago
    1. Wowwww sgmacro.blogspot amazing so much Posted 11 months ago
  5. Awesome find!! Posted 10 months ago
    1. thank you ^^ Posted 8 months ago
  6. Amazing find! Beautiful! Posted 7 months ago
    1. thank you. ^^ Posted 5 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