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Araneus diadematus

Observed: 3rd September 2012 By: steve_tsteve_t’s reputation in Invertebratessteve_t’s reputation in Invertebratessteve_t’s reputation in Invertebratessteve_t’s reputation in Invertebrates
Araneus diadematus
Araneus diadematus 2
Araneus diadematus 3
Description:

Male Garden Spider attempting to court a female. I observed him make five attempts with this female, in the end he gave up and moved on to a adjacent smaller female. He was again rebuffed four time before giving up and disappearing into the vegetation.

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