All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

This photo shows the great difference in size between the male (smaller) and female Golden Silk Spiders. I noticed 5 males on her web, quite a little harem she had! :) This guy seemed to be the most persistent of them all. One other male had just 5 leg...
This photo shows the great difference in size between the male (smaller) and female Golden Silk Spiders. I noticed 5 males on her web, quite a little harem she had! :) This guy seemed to be the most persistent of them all. One other male had just 5 legs, I guess he was a "survivor" of previous mating attempts.

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