Mama w/Egg case - Araneus diadematus
Enumclaw, Forested Unincorporated King County, Washington, USA
October 23, 2009
Size: Spider 14mm; Case 20mm
The ventral aspect. I didn't harm her by holding her for these photos, but it was pretty tough to get her how I wanted her (I just use a cotton ball and my fingers). The spines on her legs were pretty sharp.
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