Golden Orb Spiders sometimes create caches of food for storage to be consumed later. I took this picture of a female spider cocooning a Blister Beetle.
She worked on this storage project while she had two other smaller ‘kills’ in her web, waiting to be eaten.
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2 Replies to “ECTOTHERM MONDAY – GOLDEN ORB SPIDERS”
Interesting. Nice photos
Fascinating! Christian, how large are these spiders?