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Spider Cairn 3 - Philodromus alascensis

Spider Cairn 3 - Philodromus alascensis
blue Mountain/Deer Park, Olympic National Park, Clallam County, Washington, USA
September 29, 2008
More spider cairns, as posted in the thumbnail below. In this case, it looks like egg shells, rather than spiderling exoskeletons inside.
This cairn includes, as part of the building material, an exuvia. It looks like it might be from a fire-colored beetle larva.
This spider was a few inches away:


Previous spider cairn photos:

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