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Scientific Name Theridiosoma gemmosum
Location North Carolina
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Identified By Jonathan Coddington
Behavior Several theridiosomatid genera actively distort the planar orb into a cone by reeling in a silk line
Sex Female
Life Cycle Stage ad
Size ca. 20 cm high
Image Use creative commons This media file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License - Version 3.0.
Copyright © Jonathan Coddington
Creation Date ca. 1980
Attached to Group Theridiosomatidae: view page image collection
Title theridiosoma_gemmosumweb03.jpg
Image Type Photograph
Image Content Specimen(s)
Subject spider web, Biodiversity, Ecology, Life History, Neurobiology, Phylogenetics, Taxonomy
Key Words spider web
ID 16679
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