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Cucumber spider Found this beauty in a little park close to my house today 16-5-2020 Araniella cucurbitina,Cucumber green spider Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Cucumber spider

Found this beauty in a little park close to my house today 16-5-2020

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  1. Very well focused! Posted 19 days ago
    1. Thnx Ferdy, 100 mm macro F 11. Posted 19 days ago

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''Araniella cucurbitina'' is a spider of the Araneidae family. Females grow up to 8 mm, males only up to 5 mm. The spider is mainly found on forest clearings, where it weaves its orb-web between leaves and flowers. These webs are only about 10 cm in diameter.

Similar species: Spiders
Species identified by Paul Dirksen
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By Paul Dirksen

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Uploaded May 16, 2020. Captured May 16, 2020 14:53.
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • f/8.0
  • 1/512s
  • ISO640
  • 100mm