Kōrero: Spiders and other arachnids

Trapped fly (2 o 3)

Trapped fly

A fly is trapped in the extraordinarily precise web of the native orb-web spider, Eriphora pustulosa.

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Photograph by Simon Pollard

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Simon Pollard, 'Spiders and other arachnids - Webs', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/12709/trapped-fly (accessed 24 June 2021)

He kōrero nā Simon Pollard, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007