Caption: Timelapse footage of a spider (Micrathena sp.) spinning its web. The web has radial support lines and a spiral of stick silk that entangles prey. This spider has hard projections on its abdomen, which serve to deter predators. Filmed in the Ecuadorian Amazon.

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Keywords: amazon, animal, arachnid, building, defence, defensive, ecuador, making, micrathena, orb-weaver, predator, rainforest, south american, sped up, speeded up, spider, spike, spikes, spiky, spine, spinning, spiny, timelapse, trap, tropical, weaving, web, wildlife

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Spider weaving web, timelapse

K006/5633 Royalty Free

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Duration: 00:00:40.11

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 25

Audio: No

Format: QuickTime, Photo JPEG 100%, progressive scan, square pixels

File size: 1.1G


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Codec: Apple ProRes 422

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