Ord Weaver - Casner Exterminating
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Ord Weaver

December 8, 2014
  • One of the three largest spider groups

Family Structure

  • The family Araneidae is diverse

Appearance

  • Vary in colors, sizes, and shapes
  • Eight similar eyes, arranged in two rows of four eyes each
  • Have rather poor eyesight and rely on shaking within the web to find their meals
  • Four to six spinnerets, from which they produce strands of silk
  • Brightly colored
  • Hairy or spiny legs

Habitat

  • Webs consist of radial strands, like spokes of a wheel, and concentric circles
  • Most build webs vertically, attaching them to branches, stems, or manmade structures
  • Webs may be quite large, spanning several feet in width

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Ord Weaver

One of the three largest spider groups Family Structure The family Araneidae is diverse Appearance Vary in colors, sizes, and shapes Eight similar eyes, arranged in twoREAD MORE