What kind of spider is this? And is that an egg sack? Think it is... - Pardosa
Oswego, NY , Oswego County, New York, USA May 30, 2013 Size: about 1/2 inch or so.
Found this little bugger on a leaf. I believe it is a "water spider" .... all those little tiny spiders you see running around next to a stream... What was interesting is, the male was close by. It almost seemed as though they were a "couple." Is that her egg sack? Will female / male tolerate each other and "spend time together" ... it just seemed like that, as I have a shot of the male too, who was always close by. And this female I assume, seemed to want to stay on the leaf, she did not run like most do. (This was shot at 2:1, which is hard to get that close to these fast running spiders.)
Contributed by roccosaya on 31 May, 2013 - 1:57am Last updated 31 May, 2013 - 8:10am
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