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Spider on an ivy leaf

Observed: 21st December 2012 By: grant burleighgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebratesgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebratesgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebratesgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebratesgrant burleigh’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Small globular springtails were wandering over the ivy leaves. No orb web obvious here; web-spinning on this scale perhaps not necessary for capturing prey in these circumstance?

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Large jawed orb web spider (Tetragnathidae.)
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
    ID agreements (): 2 People
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Species interactions

No interactions present.