Story: Spiders and other arachnids

Parts of a spider

Parts of a spider

This diagram shows the main external parts of a typical spider.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Artwork by Bruce Mahalski

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Simon Pollard, 'Spiders and other arachnids - What is a spider?', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/diagram/12704/parts-of-a-spider (accessed 19 November 2017)

Story by Simon Pollard, published 24 Sep 2007