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Wandering Spider (Ctenidae), Montezuma, Colombia Found around the Montezuma lodge at night. Family identification based on eye arrangement (zoom in) using this handy guide:<br />
<a href="http://www.spiders.us/articles/identification/" rel="nofollow">http://www.spiders.us/articles/identification/</a><br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/54824/wandering_spider_ctenidae_-_closeup_montezuma_colombia.html" title="Wandering Spider (Ctenidae) - closeup, Montezuma, Colombia"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/2/54824_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1513209610&Signature=aOK9%2F2ZIXg3wCk1%2BSLUMNk7XgPs%3D" width="200" height="134" alt="Wandering Spider (Ctenidae) - closeup, Montezuma, Colombia Just for fun, a crop image of this...<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/54821/wandering_spider_ctenidae_montezuma_colombia.html<br />
...to show the match in eye arrangement based on this identification guide:<br />
http://www.spiders.us/articles/identification/<br />
<br />
Furthermore, this is also a demonstration of the level of detail captured from a D850. Note each eye reflecting the dual flash from the ring flash. Cerro Montezuma,Choco,Choc&oacute;,Colombia,Colombia Choco &amp; Pacific region,Fall,Geotagged,Montezuma,South America,Tatama National Park,Tatam&aacute; National Park,World" /></a></figure> Cerro Montezuma,Choco,Chocó,Colombia,Colombia Choco & Pacific region,Fall,Geotagged,Montezuma,South America,Tatama National Park,Tatamá National Park,World Click/tap to enlarge

Wandering Spider (Ctenidae), Montezuma, Colombia

Found around the Montezuma lodge at night. Family identification based on eye arrangement (zoom in) using this handy guide:
http://www.spiders.us/articles/identification/

Wandering Spider (Ctenidae) - closeup, Montezuma, Colombia Just for fun, a crop image of this...<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/54821/wandering_spider_ctenidae_montezuma_colombia.html<br />
...to show the match in eye arrangement based on this identification guide:<br />
http://www.spiders.us/articles/identification/<br />
<br />
Furthermore, this is also a demonstration of the level of detail captured from a D850. Note each eye reflecting the dual flash from the ring flash. Cerro Montezuma,Choco,Chocó,Colombia,Colombia Choco & Pacific region,Fall,Geotagged,Montezuma,South America,Tatama National Park,Tatamá National Park,World

    comments (3)

  1. That's a great guide, thank you! Posted 4 days ago
    1. You're welcome, I love the eye arrangement tip, it seems pretty much fool proof. Added to our guide:
      https://www.jungledragon.com/species/guide

      I'll skip the second key to identification: investigating reproductive organs.
      Posted 3 days ago
      1. Yeah, good plan!!! Posted 3 days ago

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Uploaded Nov 12, 2017. Captured Oct 16, 2017 18:47 in 50, Condoto, Chocó, Colombia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/7.1
  • 1/60s
  • ISO64
  • 105mm