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Pisaurina mira
Pisaurina mira
Nursery Web Spider
Photographer: Bruce Marlin

ID: 0000 0000 0107 2104 (2007-01-22)

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  • date of photo  Jun 13, 2005
  • location   Winfield (DuPage County, Illinois, US)
  • family Pisauridae
  • order Araneae
  • class Arachnida
  • notes   This is a female nursery web spider clutching her egg sac with her chelicerae. The eye arrangement is distinctive to this family of spiders, which includes the 'fishing spiders'.
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Spider

  • common names   Nursery Web Spider (photographer)
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