CLAUDE NURIDSANY & MARIE PERENNOU / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY CLAUDE NURIDSANY & MARIE PERENNOU / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Female Pholcus sp. spider on the underside of a rock, carrying her eggs in her chelicerae. The eggs are bound together by a few strands of silk, forming a primitive type of egg sac. The female will carry the eggs for many days, protecting them until the young spiderlings hatch.
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