Coloured image of web of garden spider, Araneus

Coloured image of web of garden spider, Araneus

Z430/0292 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 41.6MB

Downloadable file size: 2.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: DR JEREMY BURGESS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Web of a garden spider. Coloured image of an orb web of the garden spider, Araneus diadematus. This orb web is designed especially for the capturing of prey. Radiating silk threads carry a sticky adhesive substance which helps to immobilise the prey. The web may reach 40 centimetres in diameter.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: animal, arachnida, araneus diadematus, common garden, garden spider's web, invertebrates, nature, orb web, spider, spider web, web, wildlife, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.