Spiderlings waiting for a breeze

This is one of the horses here at the farmhouse – I’ve been trying to find a time when he stays still long enough for a close-up, and finally, there was brief stillness. I’m a bit behind as these spiderling photos are from June 5th. I assumed the young spiders were Argiope aurantia, as I’ve … Continue reading

Spider den

Earlier in October I came across a little silk sac of what I thought were eggs, until I saw it through the macro lens–saw one hairy leg reaching out–and realized it was a jumping spider house. The little spider looked so cozy in there. I found a different species of jumping spider by the garden … Continue reading

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