Invertebrates - Danny Goodding

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Dewsrop spider

Argyrodes sp, probably Argyrodes nephilae

It was hanging out in the web of a golden silk orbweaver (Nephila clavipes). These mini arachnids are kleptoparasites. They seek out the webs of larger spiders and eat the meals those spiders collected in their webs.

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