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Rusty Spider - Pisaurina mira

Rusty Spider - Pisaurina mira
Baton Rouge, Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
May 20, 2015
Found in sunny meadow area.
Rust colored spider guarding nursery.
Webbing making a "tent" of the tops of three plants.
Egg sac in tent.
Cluster of spiderlings below egg sac.
Plants 2-3 feet high.
Some closer views attached.

John

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Pisaurina mira
Very nice shots of the guarding mother and young in their nursery web.

Species Pisaurina mira - Nursery Web Spider

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