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User Image xpyr0tag0nistx Posted: Feb 17, 2018 9:47 PM (UTC)

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User Image laylayildiz40 Posted: Feb 10, 2018 10:26 PM (UTC)

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“The golden orb spider is so named because of the color of its silk. It is thought that this color may serve two purposes; in the sunlight it will attract bees drawn to the bright yellow, whereas in shadow it becomes camouflaged into the foliage, thus ensnaring other insects.

The spider is able to adjust the amount of pigment in the silk, thus changing the intensity of color of the thread.

Its size and formidable looks make this one of the most recognizable and easy to identify spider species. Although it is frightening to look at, this spider is non-aggressive and relatively harmless. It can deliver a painful bite if severely provoked, but the venom is not lethal, generally only causing redness and blistering.

A female golden orb spider can have an abdomen of up to 30mm long. She dwarfs the tiny 5mm male in both size and weight. In almost all nephila species the male is in danger of being devoured by the female after mating. To avoid being cannibalized, the male will approach the female when she is already feeding, or present her with a parcel of food to eat. Whilst the female is distracted, the male will fertilize her and then retreat to a safe distance.

The silk of this species is incredibly strong. It can even trap small birds.”
User Image buntofoto Posted: Feb 17, 2018 9:41 PM (UTC)
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That's so awesome that I have to share it. Today I saw a spider walking over snow quite a while. I never saw or heard of something like this before. Have you a great story what you experienced in nature lately? #nature #naturephotography #naturelovers #naturelover #outside #outdoors #outdoor #snow #snowy #winter #cold #spider #blackforest #germany #insect #animal #animals #awesome #like4like #likesforlikes #followme #canon #buntofoto #europeangardenspider #arachnid #biology #naturestory #white #hike #wanderlust
User Image tommakesmeweb Posted: Feb 17, 2018 9:40 PM (UTC)

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Hi! So if you’re a fan of Harry Styles or 1D check out my Harry acc @styleitupharry , where i’ll post memes, updates, photos and vids and like a spam type acc for my obsession 💛 go check it out if you want!
User Image over._.baguette Posted: Feb 17, 2018 9:40 PM (UTC)

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🥖<-- baguette

Follow the family 💙
@over._.bastion (the robot)
@over._.dva (the other weeb)
@over._.doomfist (fist me)
@over._.genji (the weeb)
@over._.lucio (the dj)
@over._.mccree (cowboy)
@over._.mei (thiccc)
@over._.mercy (I need healing)
@over._.moria (fake zen)
@over._.orisa (the other robot)
@over._.pharah (rocket girl)
@over._.reaper (he's dead)
@over._.reinhardt (old man)
@over._.roadhog (piggy)
@over._.solider (daddy)
@over._.symmetra (hold R2)
@over._.torbjorn (dwarf)
@over._.tracer (I'm fast as f boi)  Tags🕷
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User Image tommakesmeweb Posted: Feb 17, 2018 9:39 PM (UTC)

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